interdepartmental

adjective
in·​ter·​de·​part·​men·​tal | \ ˌin-tər-di-ˌpärt-ˈmen-tᵊl How to pronounce interdepartmental (audio) , -ˌdē- \

Definition of interdepartmental

: existing, exchanged, or carried on between two or more departments (as of an organization) or their members an interdepartmental committee especially : characterized by participation or cooperation of two or more departments of an educational institution an interdepartmental course of study

Other Words from interdepartmental

interdepartmentally \ ˌin-​tər-​di-​ˌpärt-​ˈmen-​tə-​lē How to pronounce interdepartmentally (audio) , -​ˌdē-​ \ or less commonly inter-departmentally adverb
working interdepartmentally

First Known Use of interdepartmental

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Interdepartmental.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interdepartmental. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of interdepartmental

: occurring between or involving different departments (as of a college)

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