intercommunity

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adjective

in·​ter·​com·​mu·​ni·​ty ˌin-tər-kə-ˈmyü-nə-tē How to pronounce intercommunity (audio)
variants or inter-community
: occurring or existing between two or more communities
intercommunity relations

intercommunity

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noun

: the quality of being common to two or more members of a group
… they likewise refused all intercommunity of worship with the rest of the Protestant churches.James Murray
The character of a people is not obliterated by intercommunity with others …Robert Morrison MacIver

Word History

First Known Use

Adjective

1892, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1597, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of intercommunity was in 1597

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“Intercommunity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intercommunity. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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