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interchange

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verb in·ter·change \ˌin-tər-ˈchānj\

Simple Definition of interchange

  • : to put each of two or more things in the place of the other

Full Definition of interchange

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to put each of (two things) in the place of the other

  3. 2 :  exchange

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to change places mutually

in·ter·chang·er noun

Examples of interchange

  1. We interchanged the two tires.



Origin of interchange

Middle English entrechaungen, from Anglo-French *entrechanger, from entre- inter- + changer to change


First Known Use: 14th century


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interchange

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noun in·ter·change \ˈin-tər-ˌchānj\

Simple Definition of interchange

  • : the act of sharing or exchanging things

  • : an area where two or more highways meet that is designed to allow traffic to move from one highway to another without stopping

Full Definition of interchange

  1. 1 :  the act, process, or an instance of interchanging :  exchange

  2. 2 :  a junction of two or more highways by a system of separate levels that permit traffic to pass from one to another without the crossing of traffic streams

15th Century

First Known Use of interchange

15th century



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