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arbiter

noun

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a person who impartially decides or resolves a dispute or controversy
  • the dean of student affairs is the proper arbiter when a student disputes a grade

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The first known use of arbiter was in the 14th century

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“Arbiter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/arbiter. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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