The definition of arbitrate is to submit a dispute to be settled to someone other than a judge, or to do the act of settling a dispute between two parties.(verb)
See arbitrate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < L arbitratus, pp. of arbitrari, to give a decision < arbiter, arbiter
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verb ar·bi·trat·ed, ar·bi·trat·ing, ar·bi·trates verb, transitive
Origin: Latin arbitrārī, arbitrāt-, to give judgment
Origin: , from arbiter, arbitr-, arbiter; see arbiter.
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