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"impartial" in British English

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impartialadjective

uk   /ɪmˈpɑː.ʃəl/  us   /-ˈpɑːr-/
impartially
adverb uk   us   /-i/
Many ​people do not ​believe that ​complaints against the ​police are impartially ​handled.
impartiality
noun [U] uk   /ɪmˌpɑː.ʃiˈæl.ɪ.ti/  us   /-ˌpɑːr.ʃiˈæl.ə.t̬i/
The ​state must ​ensure the ​independence and impartiality of the ​justicesystem.
(Definition of impartial from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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impartialadjective

 us   /ɪmˈpɑr·ʃəl/
able to ​judge or ​consider something ​fairly without ​allowingyour own ​interest to ​influence you: The ​jury has to give an impartial ​verdict after ​listening to all of the ​evidence.
impartiality
noun [U]  us   /ɪmˌpɑr·ʃiˈæl·ɪ·t̬i/
scientific impartiality
impartially
adverb  us   /ɪmˈpɑr·ʃə·li/
Many ​people do not ​believe that ​complaints against the ​police are impartially ​handled.
(Definition of impartial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “impartial”
in Korean 공정한…
in Arabic مُحايِد…
in Malaysian adil…
in French impartial…
in Russian беспристрастный, непредвзятый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公正的,無偏見的…
in Italian imparziale…
in Turkish yansız, tarafsız, bîtaraf…
in Polish bezstronny…
in Spanish imparcial…
in Vietnamese công bằng…
in Portuguese imparcial…
in Thai ยุติธรรม…
in German unparteiisch…
in Catalan imparcial…
in Japanese 偏らない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公正的,无偏见的…
in Indonesian adil…
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