interchain

adjective
in·​ter·​chain | \ ˌin-tər-ˈchān How to pronounce interchain (audio) \

Definition of interchain

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chemistry
: existing between or involving two or more chains (as of amino acids) interchain interactions

interchain

verb
interchained; interchaining

Definition of interchain (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

obsolete
: to link (two or more things) together Two bosoms interchained with an oath …— Shakespeare

First Known Use of interchain

Adjective

1954, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1600, in the meaning defined above

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“Interchain.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interchain. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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