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One called upon to decide a legal dispute outside of a court. See also arbitrator and conciliator. One called upon to decide a legal dispute outside of a court. See also arbitrator and conciliator.
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  1. One called upon to decide a legal dispute outside of a court. See also arbitrator and conciliator. One called upon to decide a legal dispute outside of a court. See also arbitrator and conciliator.
  2. A person selected to judge a dispute; umpire; arbitrator
A neutral person who resolves disputes between parties. Usually, the parties to the dispute choose the arbitrator. See also arbitration, arbiter, and conciliator. A neutral person who resolves disputes between parties. Usually, the parties to the dispute choose the arbitrator. See also arbitration, arbiter, and conciliator.
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  1. A neutral person who resolves disputes between parties. Usually, the parties to the dispute choose the arbitrator. See also arbitration, arbiter, and conciliator. A neutral person who resolves disputes between parties. Usually, the parties to the dispute choose the arbitrator. See also arbitration, arbiter, and conciliator.
  2. A person agreed upon or appointed to judge or decide a disputed issue; an arbiter.
  3. A person to whom the authority to settle or judge a dispute is delegated.
A person designated to determine the winner in a contest, settle a controversy, etc.
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  1. A person designated to determine the winner in a contest, settle a controversy, etc.
  2. An elected or appointed public official with authority to hear and decide cases in a court of law
  3. An appointed or elected official responsible for conducting a court in which he or she resolves legal controversies. An appointed or elected official responsible for conducting a court in which he or she resolves legal controversies.
A person to whom something is referred for decision
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  1. A person to whom something is referred for decision
  2. (Law) A person appointed by a court to study, take testimony in, judge, and report on, a matter
  3. (Law) A person appointed by a court to assist a judge in the trying of a case or to hear certain types of cases.
An official who administers the rules in certain team sports, as baseball or cricket
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  1. An official who administers the rules in certain team sports, as baseball or cricket
  2. (Sports) A person appointed to rule on plays, especially in baseball.
  3. A person chosen to render a decision in a dispute; judge; arbiter
(Baseball) An umpire.
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  1. (Baseball) An umpire.
  2. (Informal, short for) umpire
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