Definition of mediation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌmiːdiˈeɪʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌmiːdiˈeɪʃn//
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  1. 1attempts to end a disagreement between two or more people or groups by talking to them and trying to find things that everyone can agree on The mediation process is without admission of liability.
  2. 2(formal or specialist) the process of influencing something and/or make it possible for it to happen The species may have arrived in North America through human mediation.