interborough

adjective
in·​ter·​bor·​ough | \ ˌin-tər-ˈbər-(ˌ)ō How to pronounce interborough (audio) , -ˈbə-(ˌ)rō \
variants: or inter-borough

Definition of interborough

: occurring between or involving two or more boroughs an interborough bridge an interborough commute

First Known Use of interborough

1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Interborough.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interborough. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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