intransitive verb
in·​ter·​com·​mon | \ ˌintə(r)ˈkämən \

Definition of intercommon

1 obsolete : to have dealings or association
2 obsolete : to share with others : participate mutually
3 : to enjoy a right of pasture together

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History and Etymology for intercommon

Middle English intercomounen, entercomenen, from Anglo-French entrecomuner, from Old French entre- inter- + comuner to put in common, share

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“Intercommon.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 6 December 2019.

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