nonpartisan [nän′pärt′ə zən]
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- not partisan; esp., not controlled or influenced by, or supporting, any single political party
- designating or having to do with an election in which candidates are not officially identified by party
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Based on, influenced by, affiliated with, or supporting the interests or policies of no single political party: a nonpartisan commission; nonpartisan opinions.
- non·parˈti·san·shipˌ noun