Intervene in a dispute in order to bring about an agreement or reconciliation
Austria tried to mediate between the belligerents
A cause which operates not directly but by means of an intermediate agency; a cause which underlies or gives rise to other (more apparent) causes.
Inference based on more than one premise and therefore involving a middle term; an instance of this.
Knowledge which is not the direct result of intuition or perception, but is obtained by means of inference or testimony.
Percussion performed upon a solid object (originally a pleximeter, now usually a finger of the physician's other hand) placed against the body.
Auscultation performed with a stethoscope (as opposed to direct application of the physician's ear to the body).