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[non-pahr-tuh-zuh n] /nɒnˈpɑr tə zən/

not ; objective.
not supporting or controlled by a political party, special interest group, or the like.
a person who is nonpartisan.
not partisan or aligned, esp not affiliated to, influenced by, or supporting any one political party

also nonpartisan, 1872, American English, from non- + partisan.

FIRST POLITICIAN: Who’s backing this non-partisan candidate?
SECOND POLITICIAN: The non-partisan party.
[“Life,” Sept. 29, 1927]

As a noun from 1888.


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