intergradation

noun
in·​ter·​gra·​da·​tion | \ ˌin-tər-grā-ˈdā-shən How to pronounce intergradation (audio) , -grə- \

Definition of intergradation

: the condition of an individual or population that intergrades

Other Words from intergradation

intergradational \ ˌin-​tər-​grā-​ˈdā-​shnəl How to pronounce intergradational (audio) , -​shə-​nᵊl , -​grə-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of intergradation

1874, in the meaning defined above

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“Intergradation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intergradation. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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