What does the word mediation mean?

Usage examples for mediation

  1. The magistrates sentenced Lienhard to five years' exile from the city but, through the Emperor's mediation, he was spared the punishment. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Roosevelt's activity in carrying his anti- trust program to the people, and his mediation in the coal strike carried the prestige of the presidency to greater heights. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  3. It is supposed that Congress will eagerly accept the mediation. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various