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neutral state

In international law, a state that pursues a policy of neutrality during war. See also neutrality.
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If you ratify these preliminaries, brother, I yet will endeavour to preserve the honour of your family; if not, I shall continue in a neutral state.
And there is a neutral state which is neither pleasure nor pain?
He accompanied his conductor into a guard-room, smelling of common wine and tobacco, where certain soldiers and patriots, asleep and awake, drunk and sober, and in various neutral states between sleeping and waking, drunkenness and sobriety, were standing and lying about.
Oman is a neutral state that adopts a self-distancing policy regarding international and regional crises.
FAFEN has also expressed its concern over the quality of future elections amid severe polarization that has even tainted the otherwise neutral state institutions.
After five decades of squabbling and with war looming between Russia and France, the Treaty of London in 1867 reaffirmed the independence of Luxembourg as a neutral state.
Kaplans history of working on behalf of the American worker demonstrates his ability to bring the National Labor Relations Board back to a neutral state.
The Cold War-era case of Switzerland, a small, neutral state that prepared for resistance against the Soviet Union, provides valuable inputs to the creation of stay-behind resistance organizations in the modern context and informs U.
He also appreciated Pakistan for supporting the neutrality of Turkmenistan in the ECO Summit in 1995 in Islamabad and the declaration of Turkmenistan as a neutral state by the UN.
Borderline-neutral La Nina conditions in the equatorial Pacific Ocean are expected to persist through the end of 2016 and into early 2017, thereafter transitioning to a fully neutral state,' the Amis said.
This is the first moment in the history of the cosmos when matter was in an electrically neutral state.
Tunisia prefers to cooperate with Switzerland as it is a neutral State and does not impose political conditions to others," the head of State pointed out.