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negotiate

Definition/Scope: Negotiate is to confer with another so as to arrive at the settlement of some matter or to settle disputes and to produce an agreement upon courses of action; to arrange for or bring about through conference, discussion, and compromise; to successfully travel along or over. It is also the primary method of alternative dispute resolution. Negotiation can occur in business, non-profit organizations, government branches, legal proceedings, among nations and even in personal situations such as marriage, divorce, parenting, and everyday life.



Related Terms:

arbitration
compel
interagency agreements
interagency cooperation
interservice coordination
mediation


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