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arbiter
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
someone who settles disputes — often because of reputation

or:

someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue
  • From her position as healer, her hands had grown sure and cool and quiet; from her position as arbiter she had become as remote and faultless in judgment as a goddess.
    Chapter 8 (42% in)

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