Part of speech: noun

The settling of a controversy by an arbitrator or arbitrators.

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Usage examples "arbitration":

  1. " Yes; I have an arbitration case at eight o'clock. - "The Lesser Bourgeoisie", Honore de Balzac.
  2. The existing arbitration treaty, which makes it possible in extreme cases to delay the settlement of the points of contention indefinitely, rules this out. - "My Three Years in America", Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff.
  3. True, arbitration was mentioned. - "Boer Politics", Yves Guyot.