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biased

adjective (also biassed)
 
 
/ˈbaɪəst/
preferring or disliking someone or something more than someone or something else, in a way that means that they are treated unfairly: biased against sb/sth He believes the American justice system is biased against blacks.biased in favour of sb/sth They claimed that the settlement was biased in favour of corporate clients.
giving results that are not accurate because information has not been collected correctly: A biased sample of interviewees has a set of characteristics that are different from those of the population as a whole. → Compare unbiased
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