arbitrement


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arbitrement

(ɑːˈbɪtrəmənt)
n
another spelling of arbitrament1
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Noun1.arbitrement - the act of deciding as an arbiterarbitrement - the act of deciding as an arbiter; giving authoritative judgment; "they submitted their disagreement to arbitration"
judicial decision, judgment, judgement - (law) the determination by a court of competent jurisdiction on matters submitted to it
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I in thy persevering shall rejoyce, And all the Blest: stand fast; to stand or fall Free in thine own Arbitrement it lies.
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It is said to be called an Arbitrement either because the Judges elected thereon may determine the Controversie not according to the Law, but according to their opinion and judgment of honest men.