the act of deciding as an arbiter; giving authoritative judgment

they submitted their disagreement to arbitration

Syn: ↑arbitration, ↑arbitrament
Derivationally related forms: ↑arbitrate, ↑arbitrate (for: ↑arbitrament), ↑arbitrational (for: ↑arbitration), ↑arbitrate (for: ↑arbitration)
Hypernyms: ↑judgment, ↑judgement, ↑judicial decision

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variant of arbitrament

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/ahr bi"treuh meuhnt/, n.

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arbitˈrament (now less usu arbitˈrement) noun
1. The decision of an arbiter
2. Determination
3. Power of decision
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Main Entry:arbiter

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earlier form of arbitrament.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • arbitrament — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French arbitrement, from arbitrer Date: 15th century 1. archaic the right or power of deciding 2. the settling of a dispute by an arbiter 3. the judgment given …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • arbitrament — /aˈbɪtrəmənt / (say ah bitruhmuhnt) noun 1. → arbitration. 2. the decision or sentence pronounced by an arbiter. 3. the power of absolute and final decision. {Medieval Latin arbitrāmentum; replacing Middle English arbitrement, from Old French} …   Australian English dictionary

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