[ non-uh-lahynd ]
/ ˌnɒn əˈlaɪnd /
not aligned: nonaligned machine parts.
not allied with or favoring any other nation or bloc: nonaligned African nations.
a nonaligned person or nation.
impartial, unbiased, nonpartisan, dispassionate, evenhanded, aloof, calm, clinical, collected, cool, detached, disengaged, disinterested, easy, fair-minded, impersonal, inactive, indifferent, inert, neuter
- nonaligned nations,
- nonanoic acid
Origin of nonaligned
1955–60; non- + aligned
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/ (ˌnɒnəˈlaɪnd) /
(of states) not part of a major alliance or power bloc, esp not allied to the US, China, or formerly the Soviet Union
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