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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.]

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

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.
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"

intermediary

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

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:
Translations
وَسيط
prostředník
formidlermellemmand
milligöngumaîur
tarpininkas
starpnieks

intermediary

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

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.

intermediary

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

intermediary

[ˌɪntəˈmiːdɪərɪ] nmediatore/trice, intermediario/a

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.

in·ter·me·di·ar·y

a. intermediario-a, situado entre dos cuerpos.
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Article 3 of the Regulations sets out general principles which include a requirement that an intermediary must be registered in accordance with the Guidelines and that players and clubs, when choosing their intermediaries must show 'best effort attempts', which means that clubs and players must use their best efforts to make sure that the intermediary engaged signs a representation agreement between them.
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