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

  Arbitrator \Ar"bi*tra`tor\, n. [L., fr. arbitrari: cf. F.
     1. A person, or one of two or more persons, chosen by parties
        who have a controversy, to determine their differences.
        See Arbitration.
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     2. One who has the power of deciding or prescribing without
        control; a ruler; a governor.
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              Though Heaven be shut,
              And Heaven's high Arbitrators sit secure. --Milton.
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              Masters of their own terms and arbitrators of a
              peace.                                --Addison.
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     Syn: Judge; umpire; referee; arbiter. See Judge.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue; "the
           critic was considered to be an arbiter of modern
           literature"; "the arbitrator's authority derived from the
           consent of the disputants"; "an umpire was appointed to
           settle the tax case" [syn: arbiter, arbitrator,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  33 Moby Thesaurus words for "arbitrator":
     JP, Justice, arbiter, bencher, broker, connection, contact, critic,
     go-between, his honor, his lordship, his worship,
     impartial arbitrator, indicator, interagent, intermediary,
     intermediate, intermedium, internuncio, interpleader, judge,
     justice, magistrate, mediator, medium, middleman, moderator,
     negotiant, negotiator, referee, third party, umpire,
     unbiased observer

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