nonaligned

[ non-uh-lahynd ]
/ ˌnɒn əˈlaɪnd /

adjective

not aligned: nonaligned machine parts.
not allied with or favoring any other nation or bloc: nonaligned African nations.

noun

a nonaligned person or nation.

Nearby words

  1. nonaggression,
  2. nonagon,
  3. nonagonal,
  4. nonagricultural,
  5. nonalcoholic,
  6. nonaligned nations,
  7. nonalignment,
  8. nonallergenic,
  9. nonallergic,
  10. nonanoic acid

Origin of nonaligned

1955–60; non- + aligned

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British Dictionary definitions for nonaligned

nonaligned

/ (ˌnɒnəˈlaɪnd) /

adjective

(of states) not part of a major alliance or power bloc, esp not allied to the US, China, or formerly the Soviet Union
Derived Formsnonalignment, noun

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