Definition of interlace
interlacementplay \ˌin-tər-ˈlās-mənt\ noun
Examples of interlace in a Sentence
Interlace the branches and bend them into a circle.
The vines interlaced with each other.
Recent Examples of interlace from the Web
Or interlace your fingers together, and move them up and down the shaft of the penis as one unit.
The panel eventually compromised on a 525-line system and an image rate of 30 frames per second, with 2:1 interlacing at 262.5 lines per field, and 60 fields per second.
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Origin and Etymology of interlace
Middle English entrelacen, from Anglo-French entrelacer, from entre- inter- + lacer to lace
First Known Use: 14th century
INTERLACE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of interlace for English Language Learners
: to join together (narrow things, such as strings or branches) by crossing them over and under each other
INTERLACE Defined for Kids
Definition of interlace for Students
: to unite by or as if by lacing together
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