[in-ter-pur-suh-nl] /ˌɪn tərˈpɜr sə nl/
of or pertaining to the relations between persons:
He has strong interpersonal skills.
existing or occurring between persons.
between persons; involving personal relationships
1842, from inter- + personal. Introduced in a psychological sense 1938 by H.S. Sullivan (1892-1949) to describe “behavior between people in an encounter.”
noun, Psychology. 1. the theory that personality development and behavior disorders are related to and determined by relationships between persons.
noun 1. a type of psychotherapy that focuses on conflicts in one’s personal relationships.
- Interphalangeal joint
interphalangeal joint in·ter·pha·lan·ge·al joint (ĭn’tər-fə-lān’jē-əl, -fā-) n. See digital joint.
[in-ter-feyz] /ˈɪn tərˌfeɪz/ noun, Cell Biology. 1. the period of the cell cycle during which the nucleus is not undergoing division, typically occurring between mitotic or meiotic divisions. Also called interkinesis. Compare , , . /ˈɪntəˌfeɪz/ noun 1. (biology) the period between two successive divisions of a cell n. 1913, from German interphase (1912); see […]