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arbitrament

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[ahr-bi-truh-muh nt] /ɑrˈbɪ trə mənt/
noun
1.
the act of arbitrating; arbitration.
2.
the decision or sentence pronounced by an arbiter.
3.
the power of absolute and final decision.
Origin of arbitrament
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English < Medieval Latin arbitrāmentum, equivalent to Latin arbitrā(rī) to arbitrate + -mentum -ment; replacing Middle English arbitrement < Anglo-French < Medieval Latin
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arbitrament

/ɑːˈbɪtrəmənt/
noun
1.
the decision or award made by an arbitrator upon a disputed matter
2.
the power or authority to pronounce such a decision
3.
another word for arbitration
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