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arbiter

a person empowered to judge in a dispute; referee; arbitrator

arbiter

[′är·bəd·ər]
(computer science)
A computer unit that determines the priority sequence in which two or more processor inputs are connected to a single functional unit such as a multiplier or memory.
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Nicknamed Sticky Arbiter, he will claim in his book that he was so close to the Queen they once did the washing up together.
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8220;You asked and we listened,” said Bob Schwartz, CEO of Arbiter Software.
Superbrands, the world's largest independent arbiter of brands, gave the go-ahead to the fourth edition of its project in Bulgaria to cover the period 2012-2013 in December last year.
Commenting on these results, the lead investigator of ARBITER 3, Professor Allen Taylor, Chief, Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, USA, said: "These results have potentially important implications for treatment of many patients with established cardiovascular disease.
Alexandra Kustow of Domus Arbiter and Beatrice Ducrot of Stribling NY enjoy the beautiful atmosphere in the park.
He also serves as ambassador, arbiter, and advisor and does all tasks well.
This was also the year that the incumbent concentrated much of his political capital on the responsibility of being the undisputed arbiter of the political wars as the various PRI factions jockeyed for position in the presidential sweepstakes.
Even the first cinema sequence deals with the trials of a disgraced Covenant commander, who is later picked to become the lead soldier of the Prophets called the Arbiter.
If the invisible hand of the media market were the ultimate arbiter of content, as Warren suggests, then we would all be listening to Howard Stern and watching pornography.
Feinberg, ah highly regarded litigation lawyer, was the final arbiter of all claims and took no pay for his three years of work.
Vice Premier Zeng Peiyan, senior point person on industry and state enterprises, also the final arbiter on the State Plan.