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Definition: Neutral

Quick Summary of Neutral

Qualitative characteristic of freedom from bias.

What is the dictionary definition of Neutral?

Dictionary Definition

  1. Not taking sides in a conflict such as war; nonaligned.
  2. Favouring neither the supporting nor opposing viewpoint of a topic of debate; unbiased.
  3. grammar Neither positive nor negative.

Synonyms For Neutral

unbiased, impartial, disinterested, detached, indifferent

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Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Neutral. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: August 02, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Neutral are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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