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in·ter·me·di·ar·y

 (ĭn′tər-mē′dē-ĕr′ē)
adj.
1. Existing or occurring between; intermediate.
2. Acting as a mediator or an agent between persons or things.
n. pl. in·ter·me·di·ar·ies
1. One that acts as a mediator.
2. One that acts as an agent between persons or things; a means.
3. An intermediate state or stage.

[Probably French intermédiaire, from Late Latin intermedius, intermediate; see intermediate.]
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intermediary

(ˌɪntəˈmiːdɪərɪ)
n, pl -aries
1. (Law) a person who acts as a mediator or agent between parties
2. something that acts as a medium or means
3. an intermediate state or period
adj
4. acting as an intermediary
5. situated, acting, or coming between; intermediate
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in•ter•me•di•ar•y

(ˌɪn tərˈmi diˌɛr i)

n., pl. -ar•ies,
adj. n.
1. an intermediate agent or agency; a go-between or mediator.
2. a medium or means.
3. an intermediate form or stage.
adj.
4. being between.
5. acting as an intermediary between persons or parties.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.intermediary - a negotiator who acts as a link between partiesintermediary - a negotiator who acts as a link between parties
mediatrix - a woman who is a mediator
conciliator, make-peace, pacifier, peacemaker, reconciler - someone who tries to bring peace
diplomat - a person who deals tactfully with others
harmoniser, harmonizer - a mediator who brings one thing into harmonious agreement with another
interpreter, translator - someone who mediates between speakers of different languages
marriage broker, matcher, matchmaker - someone who arranges (or tries to arrange) marriages for others
moderator - someone who mediates disputes and attempts to avoid violence
negotiant, negotiator, treater - someone who negotiates (confers with others in order to reach a settlement)
second hand - an intermediate person; used in the phrase `at second hand'; "he could learn at second hand from books"
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intermediary

noun mediator, agent, middleman, broker, entrepreneur, go-between She wanted him to act as an intermediary in the dispute.
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intermediary

noun
1. Someone who acts as an intermediate agent in a transaction or helps to resolve differences:
2. That by which something is accomplished or some end achieved:
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Translations
وَسيط
prostředník
formidlermellemmand
milligöngumaîur
tarpininkas
starpnieks

intermediary

[ˌɪntəˈmiːdɪərɪ]
A. Nintermediario/a m/f
B. ADJintermediario
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intermediary

[ˌɪntərˈmiːdiəri] nintermédiaire mf
to act as an intermediary → jouer les intermédiaires
She wanted him to act as an intermediary in the dispute with Moscow → Elle voulait qu'il joue les intermédiaires dans la dispute qui les opposait à Moscou.
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intermediary

n(Ver)mittler(in) m(f), → Mittelsperson f, → Mittelsmann m
adj (= intermediate)mittlere(r, s); (= mediating)vermittelnd; intermediary roleVermittlerrolle f
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intermediary

[ˌɪntəˈmiːdɪərɪ] nmediatore/trice, intermediario/a
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intermediary

(intəˈmiːdiəri) plural interˈmediaries noun
a person who takes messages from one person to another in a dispute etc, especially in order to settle the dispute.
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in·ter·me·di·ar·y

a. intermediario-a, situado entre dos cuerpos.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
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