conciliator

conciliator
conciliation con‧cil‧i‧a‧tion [kənˌsɪliˈeɪʆn] noun [uncountable]
HUMAN RESOURCES the process of getting an employer and employees who are involved in an argument to meet and discuss their differences, in the hope of ending the argument:

• Procedures for conciliation and mediation between the two sides of industry should be encouraged.

• the conciliation service ACAS

— see also ACAS
— conciliator noun [countable] :

• The government has appointed an official conciliator in a last attempt to bring the unions and management to the negotiating table.

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conciliator UK US /kənˈsɪlieɪtər/ noun [C]
HR a person who helps two sides in a disagreement, for example employers and employees, to meet and talk about their different ideas in the hope of ending the disagreement: »

She will need all her skills as a conciliator if agreement is to be reached in this dispute.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • conciliator — I index go between, intermediary II index referee Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Conciliator — Con*cil i*a tor, n. [L.] One who conciliates. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CONCILIATOR — olim honestum nomen; Imo Romanis LL. adeo sancctum officium habitum est, ut nec praemii ergo aliquid facere Conciliatores, seu Proxenetas, voluerint; quod si omnino eô nomine aliquid capere, circumscripserunt rem certis regulis. Vide Harmenopulum …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • conciliator — /keuhn sil ee ay teuhr/, n. 1. a person who conciliates. 2. arbitrator. [1565 75; < L conciliator, equiv. to concilia(re) (see CONCILIATE) + tor TOR] * * * …   Universalium

  • conciliator — conciliate ► VERB 1) make calm and content; placate. 2) mediate in a dispute. DERIVATIVES conciliation noun conciliator noun conciliatory adjective. ORIGIN Latin conciliare combine, gain , from concilium assembly …   English terms dictionary

  • Conciliator faction — The Conciliator faction was an opposition group within the Communist Party of Germany during the Weimar Republic and the Third Reich. In East Germany, after World War II, the German word for conciliator, Versöhnler, became a term for anti marxist …   Wikipedia

  • conciliator — noun see conciliate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • conciliator — noun A person who conciliates …   Wiktionary

  • conciliatór — adj. m. (sil. li a ), pl. conciliatóri; f. sg. şi pl. conciliatoáre …   Romanian orthography

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