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noun [U] (UNFAIR)    /ˌpɑː.ʃiˈæl.ə.ti/ US  /ˌpɑːr.ʃiˈæl.ə.t̬i/
the fact of unfairly preferring or approving of something: The judges have been heavily criticized for their partiality in the whole affair. → Opposite impartialityUnfairness and favouring someone unfairlyJustice and fairness
(Definition of partiality noun (UNFAIR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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