intercultural

adjective in·ter·cul·tur·al \ ˌin-tər-ˈkəlch-rəl , -ˈkəl-chə- \
variants: or less commonly inter-cultural

Definition of intercultural

1 : occurring between or involving two or more cultures (see 1culture 5b)
  • intercultural differences
  • an intercultural gathering
2 : occurring during the growing period between sowing and harvesting
  • intercultural operations including weeding, pruning, and fertilizing
3 of a crop : cultivated between the rows of another crop
  • intercultural beans

interculturally

play \ˌin-tər-ˈkəlch-rə-lē, -ˈkəl-chə-\ or less commonly inter-culturally adverb
    • In transcription, the concerns of most scholars have led to the emphasis of interculturally relevant over culture-specific content.
    • —Ter Ellingson

First Known Use of intercultural

1878

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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