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arbitrate between

To mediate between two (or more) parties in conflict. We need someone to arbitrate between these two departments before their in-fighting affects the whole company. As a marriage counselor, I specialize in arbitrating between couples who are having difficulty communicating.
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arbitrate in

To mediate between two (or more) parties in conflict. We need someone to arbitrate in this employee dispute before it affects the whole company. As a marriage counselor, I specialize in arbitrating in cases where couples are having difficulty communicating.
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arbitrate between (someone and someone else)

to mediate between two disagreeing parties; to help two disagreeing parties to resolve their differences. Jane was called upon to arbitrate between the workers and the manager. I arbitrated between Fred and his ex-wife.
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arbitrate in (a dispute)

to mediate or negotiate a settlement in a dispute. She refuses to arbitrate in this dispute. I will arbitrate in this little disagreement.
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The Perennial Team has years of experience negotiating and arbitrating employment and corporate issues for companies, organizations and non-profits across the globe.
The 15 initial Business Panelists have subject matter expertise in mediating and arbitrating a wide array of dispute types.
OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 10, 1998--Fleming (NYSE: FLM) announced that the company has received the award from the American Arbitration Association panel arbitrating the company's contract dispute with Randall's Food Markets, Inc.
Now, with the Telecommunications Act of 1996 and with the positive results from arbitrating interconnection agreements before 20 state regulatory authorities, TCG will introduce to new markets the high levels of service and reliability that has established our reputation among Fortune 500 companies for more than a decade.
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 17, 1996--Teleport Communications Group (TCG) today announced that it has filed Petitions for Arbitration with 21 State Public Utility Commissions nationally, asking that the State Commissions enhance consumer choice of local telecommunications services by arbitrating interconnection negotiations between TCG and five Regional Bell Operating Companies (RBOCs).