interception

noun in·ter·cep·tion \ ˌin-tər-ˈsep-shən \
|Updated on: 10 Aug 2018

Definition of interception

1 a : the action of intercepting
b : the state of being intercepted
2 : something that is intercepted; especially : an intercepted forward pass

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First Known Use of interception

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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