Meaning of “negotiator” in the English Dictionary

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"negotiator" in American English

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negotiatornoun [ C ]

us /nɪˈɡoʊ·ʃiˌeɪ·t̬ər/

someone whose job is to try to help two groups who disagree with each other to reach an agreement:

(Definition of “negotiator” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"negotiator" in Business English

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negotiatornoun [ C ]

uk /nɪˈɡəʊʃieɪtər/ us

a person who has formal discussions with someone else in order to reach an agreement, or a person whose job is to do this:

a chief/lead/top negotiator He is the chief negotiator for the union.
budget/trade negotiator The group will report to trade negotiators on how GM foods could be treated.

(Definition of “negotiator” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)