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mediation

me·di·a·tion

mediation

 
 
pronunciation:
mi di eI shn
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: the act or process of mediating between two disputing or disagreeing parties to bring about a resolution; arbitration.
The dispute between the two sides was finally solved through mediation.
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derivations: mediative (adj.), mediatory (adj.)