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Definition 1: the act of intervening for the purpose of bringing about a settlement - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for mediation in the sense of this definition

(mediation is a kind of ...) the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.)

"it occurs without human intervention"

(... is a kind of mediation ) mediation in order to bring about a marriage between others

Definition 2: a negotiation to resolve differences that is conducted by some impartial party - [noun denoting communication]

(mediation is a kind of ...) a discussion intended to produce an agreement

"the buyout negotiation lasted several days" "they disagreed but kept an open dialogue" "talks between Israelis and Palestinians"

(... is a kind of mediation ) (law) the hearing and determination of a dispute by an impartial referee agreed to by both parties (often used to settle disputes between labor and management)

(... is a kind of mediation ) any of various forms of mediation whereby disputes may be settled short of arbitration

(... is a kind of mediation ) mediation by an umpire

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