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non-participant Line breaks: non-partici¦pant

Definition of non-participant in English:


A person who does not take part in something: I’m happy to be a non-participant in the conversations [as modifier]: non-participant observations of classroom teaching
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  • Specialized items are great gifts, but making the right choice can be difficult for the non-participant.
  • In the afternoon, the research panel and our research team (the authors) joined the group as non-participant observers.
  • A fourth limitation is that of non-participant bias.
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