apolitical


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a·po·lit·i·cal

 (ā′pə-lĭt′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Having no interest in or association with politics.
2. Having no political relevance or importance: claimed that the president's upcoming trip was purely apolitical.

a′po·lit′i·cal·ly adv.

apolitical

(ˌeɪpəˈlɪtɪkəl)
adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) politically neutral; without political attitudes, content, or bias

a•po•lit•i•cal

(ˌeɪ pəˈlɪt ɪ kəl)

adj.
1. not involved or interested in politics.
2. of no political significance.
[1950–55]
a`po•lit′i•cal•ly, adv.
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Translations

apolitical

[ˌeɪpəˈlɪtɪkəl] ADJapolítico

apolitical

[ˌeɪpəˈlɪtɪkəl] adjapolitique

apolitical

adjapolitisch

apolitical

[ˌeɪpəˈlɪtɪkl] adjapolitico/a
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