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 for Mediated
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mediate \Me"di*ate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Mediated; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Mediating.] [LL. mediatus, p. p. of mediare to
     mediate. See Mediate, a.]
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     1. To be in the middle, or between two; to intervene. [R.]
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     2. To interpose between parties, as the equal friend of each,
        esp. for the purpose of effecting a reconciliation or
        agreement; as, to mediate between nations.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: acting or brought about through an intervening agency;
             "the mediated settlement brought satisfaction to both

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