[verb mee-dee-eyt; adjective mee-dee-it] /verb ˈmi diˌeɪt; adjective ˈmi di ɪt/
verb (used with object), mediated, mediating.
to settle (disputes, strikes, etc.) as an intermediary between parties; reconcile.
to bring about (an agreement, accord, truce, peace, etc.) as an intermediary between parties by compromise, reconciliation, removal of misunderstanding, etc.
to effect (a result) or convey (a message, gift, etc.) by or as if by an intermediary.
verb (used without object), mediated, mediating.
to act between parties to effect an agreement, compromise, reconciliation, etc.
to occupy an intermediate place or position.
acting through, dependent on, or involving an intermediate agency; not direct or immediate.
(intransitive; usually foll by between or in) to intervene (between parties or in a dispute) in order to bring about agreement
to bring about (an agreement)
to bring about (an agreement) between parties in a dispute
to resolve (differences) by mediation
(intransitive) to be in a middle or intermediate position
(transitive) to serve as a medium for causing (a result) or transferring (objects, information, etc)
occurring as a result of or dependent upon mediation
a rare word for intermediate
(logic) (of an inference) having more than one premise, esp, being syllogistic in form
1540s, “divide in two equal parts,” probably a back-formation from mediation or mediator, or else from Latin mediatus, past participle of mediare. Meaning “act as a mediator” is from 1610s; that of “settle by mediation” is from 1560s. Related: Mediated, mediates, mediating.
mediate me·di·ate (mē’dē-āt’)
v. me·di·at·ed, me·di·at·ing, me·di·ates
To effect or convey as an intermediate agent or mechanism. adj. (-ĭt)
Being in a middle position.
To effect or convey a force between subatomic particles. The gauge bosons, for example, mediate the four fundamental forces of nature.
noun, Psychology. 1. (def 4c). [jen-er-uh-luh-zey-shuh n] /ˌdʒɛn ər ə ləˈzeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of generalizing. 2. a result of this process; a general statement, idea, or principle. 3. Logic. 4. Psychology. /ˌdʒɛnrəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ noun 1. a principle, theory, etc, with general application 2. the act or an instance of generalizing 3. […]
- Mediate percussion
mediate percussion n. Percussion effected by the intervention of a finger or a pleximeter between the striking finger or plexor and the part percussed.
[verb mee-dee-eyt; adjective mee-dee-it] /verb ˈmi diˌeɪt; adjective ˈmi di ɪt/ verb (used with object), mediated, mediating. 1. to settle (disputes, strikes, etc.) as an intermediary between parties; reconcile. 2. to bring about (an agreement, accord, truce, peace, etc.) as an intermediary between parties by compromise, reconciliation, removal of misunderstanding, etc. 3. to effect (a […]
[mee-dee-uh-tahyz] /ˈmi di əˌtaɪz/ verb (used with object), mediatized, mediatizing. 1. to annex (a principality) to another state, while allowing certain rights to its former sovereign. /ˈmiːdɪəˌtaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to annex (a state) to another state, allowing the former ruler to retain his title and some authority