Definition for NEU-TRAL'I-TY


  1. The state of being unengaged in disputes or contests between others; the state of taking no part on either side. States often arm to maintain their neutrality.
  2. A state of indifference in feeling or principle.
  3. Indifference in quality; a state neither very good nor evil. [Little used.] Donne.
  4. A combination of neutral powers or states; as, the armed neutrality.

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