unbiased

[ uhn-bahy-uhst ]
/ ʌnˈbaɪ əst /

adjective

not biased or prejudiced; fair; impartial.

Nearby words

  1. unbend,
  2. unbending,
  3. unbent,
  4. unbeseeming,
  5. unbias,
  6. unbiblical,
  7. unbidden,
  8. unbind,
  9. unbirthday,
  10. unbitted

Also especially British, un·bi·assed.

Origin of unbiased

First recorded in 1600–10; un-1 + biased

Related formsun·bi·ased·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for unbiased

unbiased

unbiassed

/ (ʌnˈbaɪəst) /

adjective

having no bias or prejudice; fair or impartial
statistics
  1. (of a sample) not affected by any extraneous factors, conflated variables, or selectivity which influence its distribution; random
  2. (of an estimator) having an expected value equal to the parameter being estimated; having zero bias
  3. Also called: discriminatory (of a significance test). Having a power greater than the predetermined significance level
Derived Formsunbiasedly or unbiassedly, adverbunbiasedness or unbiassedness, noun

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