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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 par·tial·i·ty /ˌpɑrʃiˈæləti, pɑrˈʃæləti/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Par·ti·al·i·ty n.
 1. The quality or state of being partial; inclination to favor one party, or one side of a question, more than the other; undue bias of mind.
 2. A predilection or inclination to one thing rather than to others; special taste or liking; as, a partiality for poetry or painting.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a predisposition to like something; "he had a fondness for
           whiskey" [syn: fondness, fancy]
      2: an inclination to favor one group or view or opinion over
         alternatives [syn: partisanship] [ant: impartiality]