Definition of Neutrality

1. Noun. Nonparticipation in a dispute or war.

Generic synonyms: Non-engagement, Non-involvement, Nonparticipation
Derivative terms: Neutral, Neutralist



2. Noun. Tolerance attributable to a lack of involvement.
Exact synonyms: Disinterest
Generic synonyms: Tolerance
Derivative terms: Neutral

3. Noun. PH value of 7.
Generic synonyms: Ph, Ph Scale
Derivative terms: Neutral

Definition of Neutrality

1. n. The state or quality of being neutral; the condition of being unengaged in contests between others; state of taking no part on either side; indifference.

Definition of Neutrality

1. Noun. The state or quality of being neutral; the condition of being unengaged in contests between others; state of taking no part on either side; indifference. ¹

2. Noun. (obsolete) Indifference in quality; a state neither very good nor bad. -- John Donne ¹

3. Noun. (chemistry) : The quality or state of being neutral. ¹

4. Noun. (international law) The condition of a nation or government which refrains from taking part, directly or indirectly, in a war between other powers. ¹

5. Noun. Those who are neutral; a combination of neutral powers or states. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Neutrality

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Medical Definition of Neutrality

1. 1. The state or quality of being neutral; the condition of being unengaged in contests between others; state of taking no part on either side; indifference. "Men who possess a state of neutrality in times of public danger, desert the interest of their fellow subjects." (Addison) 2. Indifference in quality; a state neither very good nor bad. 3. The quality or state of being neutral. See Neutral. 4. The condition of a nation or government which refrains from taking part, directly or indirectly, in a war between other powers. 5. Those who are neutral; a combination of neutral powers or states. Armed neutrality, the condition of a neutral power, in time of war, which holds itself ready to resist by force any aggression of either belligerent. Origin: Cf. F. Neutralite. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Neutrality

neutralisation
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neutrality (current term)
neutralizability
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Literary usage of Neutrality

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1. International Law: A Treatise by Lassa Oppenheim (1921)
"neutrality during the Middle Ages 384 287. neutrality during the Seventeenth Century . ... . 385 288. Progress of neutrality during the Eighteenth Century . ..."

2. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1915)
"Lit Ag '15 "4 Difficulties of American neutrality JD My 32 '15 ... R of Rs 52:219-30 Lit Digest 49:1157 D 12 '14 Diplomatic neutrality that does not satisfy ..."

3. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Ernest Alfred Benians, Sir Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero (1909)
"Such was the character of Swiss neutrality from its origin throughout the early ... No other form of neutrality was required from her by the other Powers, ..."

4. Elements of International Law by Henry Wheaton (1904)
"Imperfect, qualified, or conventional neutrality, is that which is ... The public law of Europe affords several examples of this species of neutrality. 1. ..."

5. The American Journal of International Law by American Society of International Law (1918)
"It would regret exceedingly this consequence, so injurious to the interests of both countries, of its rule of neutrality. But the considerations which ..."

6. The Law of Nations: Or, Principles of the Law of Nature, Applied to the by Emer de Vattel, Joseph Chitty (1883)
"107- Tre|1- poses a treaty of neutrality to a state of which she entertains ... In every case where neutrality is allowable, it is also allowable to bind ..."

7. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"See neutrality. When a revolted party of great numerical strength forms a regular government and rules over the whole or part of the territory claimed, ..."

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