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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Acting as a mediator. Also: A middle or in-between product or stage.

Usage examples (35)
  • Like music, [art] acts on the soul through the intermediary of the senses: harmonious colors correspond to the harmonies of sound.
  • The identity of the intermediary is particularly interesting.
  • We made arrangements to use her as in intermediary for any future business matters needed while we were out of town.
  • But we cannot actually share that power without an intermediary, and the intermediary is whoever owns the power grid. for more
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