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bias

noun [C/U]    /ˈbɑɪ·əs/
an unfair personal opinion that influences your judgment: [U] They vowed to fight racial bias in the school. [C usually sing] Does news coverage reflect a reporter’s bias? bias    /ˈbɑɪ·əs/ verb [T] (-s-, -ss-) The judge withheld the information on the grounds that it would bias the jury.
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