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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To try to end a quarrel between two people, groups, countries etc. To effect by negotiating as an agent between parties.

Usage examples (39)
  • Teachers often have to mediate disagreements between young students.
  • mediate between the old and the new
  • The disease spread by mediate as well as direct contact
  • Scions for topworking hickories have been employed for what I call "mediate" and for more
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