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Negotiate

To conduct business transactions; to deal with another individual in regard to a purchase and sale; to bargain or trade. To conclude by way of agreement, bargain, or compact. To transfer a negotiable instrument, such as a promissory note, or other Commercial Paper.

negotiate

verb accommodate, arbitrate, arrange for, bargain, bid for, bring to terms, come to terms, dicker, haggle, hurdle, intercede, intermediate, make peace, make terms, mediate, meet halfway, parley, referee, settle, settle disputes, straighten out, surmount, transact, umpire, work out
See also: agree, arbitrate, assign, close, compromise, confer, consult, deal, debate, deliberate, dicker, discuss, haggle, intercede, judge, lobby, mediate, process, reconcile, settle, trade, transact, treat

negotiate

to transfer (used of bills of exchange). The usual method is by endorsing (signing) the back of the document.
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Others focus on the role of the teacher's beliefs in constructing classroom authority relations (Burk & Fry, 1997), programmatic outcomes of democratic practices (Rainer & Guyton, 2001), how authority is conceptualized (Pace, 2003), or psychological concepts such as transference (Baumlin & Weaver, 2000), without considering the negotiatory dimensions of classroom authority.
What Shell's assessment of Constable's poetry does not make clear--the uncertain reception his negotiatory idiom could expect to find in various communities of readership (both Catholic and Protestant)--appears vividly in her discussion of Thomas Wright's career in the entourage of Essex.
At this point I grow restless and long to see some sign that Orr's models of negotiatory reading and negotiating readers can function outside the present-day American university.