[noo-truh-liz-uh m, nyoo-]
- the policy or advocacy of maintaining strict neutrality in foreign affairs.
- Biology. the theory that some changes in evolution are governed by random mutations that become fixed in populations by chance rather than by natural selection.
Origin of neutralism
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- (in international affairs) the policy, practice, or attitude of neutrality, noninvolvement, or nonalignment with power blocs
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