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ar·bi·tra·tion

(ahrbi-trāshŭn)
Dispute resolution conducted and overseen by someone with no stake in the outcome.

arbitration

(ar-bi-trā′shŏn) [L. arbitratio, decision]
1. A legal procedure for settling a dispute outside the courts, in which the parties select and agree to abide by the decision of a neutral third party (the arbiter or arbitrator).
2. In radiology, the interpretation of images by two or more readers, who determine and report their findings after conferring together.
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The case between AZ and Alves has gone to arbitration and the club's lawyer, Eric Vile, said: "We are claiming this amount of money on the basis of Fifa's rules.
There is a disagreement about the level of fees, so that's why it has gone to arbitration.