arbitrament

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 by an arbitrator

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  • Arbitrament — Ar*bit ra*ment, n. [LL. arbitramentum.] 1. Determination; decision; arbitration. [1913 Webster] The arbitrament of time. Everett. [1913 Webster] Gladly at this moment would MacIvor have put their quarrel to personal arbitrament. Sir W. Scott.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arbitrament — ar·bit·ra·ment /är bi trə mənt/ n 1: the settling of a dispute by an arbitrator 2: arbitrator s award Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • arbitrament — /arbitrament/ The award or decision of arbitrators upon a matter of dispute, which has been submitted to them …   Black's law dictionary

  • arbitrament — /arbitrament/ The award or decision of arbitrators upon a matter of dispute, which has been submitted to them …   Black's law dictionary

  • arbitrament — [är bi′trə mənt] n. [ME & OFr arbitrement < L arbitrari: see ARBITRATE] 1. arbitration 2. an arbitrator s verdict or award 3. the power to judge or right to decide …   English World dictionary

  • arbitrament — /ahr bi treuh meuhnt/, n. 1. the act of arbitrating; arbitration. 2. the decision or sentence pronounced by an arbiter. 3. the power of absolute and final decision. Also, arbitrement. [1375 1425; late ME < ML arbitramentum, equiv. to L… …   Universalium

  • arbitrament — noun the judgement of an arbiter or arbitrator; an arbitration …   Wiktionary

  • arbitrament — n. settling of a dispute by a mutually chosen mediator; decision by an arbitrator; power of final decision …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arbitrament — [α: bɪtrəm(ə)nt] noun the settling of a dispute by an arbitrator …   English new terms dictionary

  • arbitrament — n. 1. Determination, decision, settlement, judgment, test, trial, umpirage. 2. (Law.) Award, adjudication, determination, decision, decree …   New dictionary of synonyms

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