intercommunion

noun

in·​ter·​com·​mu·​nion ˌin-tər-kə-ˈmyü-nyən How to pronounce intercommunion (audio)
: interdenominational participation in communion

Word History

First Known Use

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of intercommunion was in 1921

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Cite this Entry

“Intercommunion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intercommunion. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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