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Pronunciation:  `intur'meedee`eree

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a negotiator who acts as a link between parties

INTERMEDIARY is a 12 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: go-between, intermediator, mediator
 See Also: arbiter, arbitrator, conciliator, diplomat, harmoniser, harmonizer, interpreter, make-peace, marriage broker, matcher, matchmaker, mediatrix, moderator, negotiant, negotiator, pacifier, peacemaker, reconciler, second hand, translator, treater



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \In`ter*me"di*a*ry\, a. [Cf. F. interm['e]diaire.]
    Lying, coming, or done, between; intermediate; as, an
    intermediary project.
    {Intermediary amputation} (Surg.), an amputation for injury,
       performed after inflammation has set in.
  2. \In`ter*me"di*a*ry\, n.; pl. {Intermediaries}.
    One who, or that which, is intermediate; an interagent; a
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