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nonbelligerent

[non-buh-lij-er-uh nt] /ˌnɒn bəˈlɪdʒ ər ənt/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a country whose status or policy is one of nonbelligerency.
noun
2.
a nation that does not engage officially in a war but openly favors or gives aid to one of the active participants.
Origin of nonbelligerent
1905-1910
First recorded in 1905-10; non- + belligerent
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