intercollegiate

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adjective in·ter·col·le·giate \ˌin-tər-kə-ˈlē-jət, -jē-ət\

Definition of intercollegiate

  1. :  existing, carried on, or participating in activities between colleges intercollegiate athletics

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First Known Use of intercollegiate

circa 1874


INTERCOLLEGIATE Defined for English Language Learners

intercollegiate

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Definition of intercollegiate for English Language Learners

  • : involving or involved in competition between colleges


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