[in-ter-mar-ij, in-ter-mar-ij] /ˌɪn tərˈmær ɪdʒ, ˈɪn tərˌmær ɪdʒ/
marriage between people of different religions, tribes, castes, ethnicities, or racial groups, as between a white person and a black person or between a Christian and a Muslim.
marriage between people of different social classes.
marriage within a specific social or cultural group, as required by custom or law; endogamy.
marriage between people belonging to the same small group, especially if they are close blood relatives.
1570s, from inter- + marriage.
[in-ter-mar-ee] /ˌɪn tərˈmær i/ verb (used without object), intermarried, intermarrying. 1. to become connected by marriage, as two families, tribes, castes, or religions. 2. to within one’s family. 3. to outside one’s religion, ethnic group, etc. 4. to . /ˌɪntəˈmærɪ/ verb (intransitive) -ries, -rying, -ried 1. (of different groups, races, religions, creeds, etc) to become […]
- Intermaxillary bone
intermaxillary bone in·ter·max·il·lar·y bone (ĭn’tər-māk’sə-lěr’ē) n. See incisive bone.
- Intermaxillary suture
intermaxillary suture n. The line of union of the two upper jawbones.
[in-ter-med-l] /ˌɪn tərˈmɛd l/ verb (used without object), intermeddled, intermeddling. 1. to take part in a matter, especially officiously; meddle. /ˌɪntəˈmɛdəl/ verb 1. (intransitive) (rare) another word for meddle v. late 14c., from Latin inter- (see inter-) + Anglo-French medler (see meddle (v.)).