in·​ter·​con·​nect | \ ˌin-tər-kə-ˈnekt How to pronounce interconnect (audio) \
interconnected; interconnecting; interconnects

Definition of interconnect

transitive verb

: to connect with one another

intransitive verb

: to be or become mutually connected

Other Words from interconnect

interconnection \ ˌin-​tər-​kə-​ˈnek-​shən How to pronounce interconnect (audio) \ noun
interconnectivity \ ˌin-​tər-​(ˌ)kä-​ˌnek-​ˈti-​və-​tē How to pronounce interconnect (audio) , -​kə-​ \ noun

Examples of interconnect in a Sentence

The systems are interconnected with a series of wires. The lessons are designed to show students how the two subjects interconnect. a series of interconnecting stories
Recent Examples on the Web The metaverse, a virtual universe that incorporates different immersive digital technologies that interconnect with the real world, promises a whole new ecosystem with many of the same monetizable aspects as real life. Paul Herrera, Rolling Stone, 20 Sep. 2022 Those types of managers help interconnect an employee’s goals and the team’s goals. Adrian Gostick, Forbes, 3 Aug. 2022 The Biggest Barriers To Digital Health Investment Digital health platforms interconnect several different entities, utilize data insights, track members/conditions and apply novel therapeutics. Mukesh Kakkar, Forbes, 1 July 2022 When a user’s automation journey doesn’t interconnect disparate workflows, they’re left with an array of dissociated individual tasks and are unable to see at a high level how to build more advanced automations. Tina Huang, Forbes, 7 June 2022 Just as Airbnb and Uber make a marketplace out of rooms and cars owned by others, participants in the Quiet Platforms network open and interconnect their supply chain infrastructures. Niall Murphy, Forbes, 17 June 2022 The plan was to push the development of an energy infrastructure that would interconnect and feed solar, wind and other carbon-free sources of electricity directly into the Rocky Mountain Power system. Alixel Cabrera, The Salt Lake Tribune, 13 Feb. 2022 Lawrence Berkeley National Lab data shows approximately 670 GW of renewables and 200 GW of storage were waiting to interconnect to the bulk transmission system at the end of 2020. Energy Innovation: Policy And Technology, Forbes, 26 Jan. 2022 Two Republicans are co-sponsoring draft legislation, LRB 1550/1, which would specify third-party ownership is legal and mandate utilities interconnect such projects. Kari Lydersen, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 12 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of interconnect

1865, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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“Interconnect.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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