interfinger

intransitive verb
in·​ter·​finger | \ ˌintə(r)+ \

Definition of interfinger

of rocks
: to intergrade through a series of interlocking or overlapping wedge-shaped layers : interpenetrate, interdigitate

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History and Etymology for interfinger

inter- + finger

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“Interfinger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interfinger. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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