interfamilial

adjective

in·​ter·​fa·​mil·​ial ˌin-tər-fə-ˈmil-yəl How to pronounce interfamilial (audio)
-ˈmi-lē-əl
variants or inter-familial
: existing or occurring between families : interfamily
interfamilial communication

Word History

First Known Use

1894, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of interfamilial was in 1894

Dictionary Entries Near interfamilial

Cite this Entry

“Interfamilial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interfamilial. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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