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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ar·bi·ter /ˈɑrbətɚ/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ar·bi·ter n.
 1. A person appointed, or chosen, by parties to determine a controversy between them.
 Note:In modern usage, arbitrator is the technical word.
 2. Any person who has the power of judging and determining, or ordaining, without control; one whose power of deciding and governing is not limited.
    For Jove is arbiter of both to man.   --Cowper.
 Syn: -- Arbitrator; umpire; director; referee; controller; ruler; governor.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ar·bi·ter, v. t. To act as arbiter between. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: someone with the power to settle matters at will; "she was
           the final arbiter on all matters of fashion" [syn: supreme
      2: someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue [syn: arbitrator]