in·​ter·​link | \ ˌin-tər-ˈliŋk How to pronounce interlink (audio) \
interlinked; interlinking; interlinks

Definition of interlink

transitive verb

: to link together

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interlink \ ˈin-​tər-​ˌliŋk How to pronounce interlink (audio) \ noun

Examples of interlink in a Sentence

she was idly interlinking paper clips into a chain as she listened
Recent Examples on the Web For instance, a significant area of Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh was approved for diversion for Ken-Betwa river interlinking project and diversion of forest area from Palamu Tiger reserve was approved for North Koel dam in Jharkhand. Mayank Aggarwal, Quartz India, "Tigers in a southern reserve are victims of India’s aggressive push towards nuclear energy," 15 July 2019 Even at a distance, they are inextricably interlinked and act like a single object. Jennifer Ouellette, Quanta Magazine, "Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire," 21 Dec. 2012 Hard to get excited about team combat when classes don't interlink for the sake of fun strategy. Sam Machkovech, Ars Technica, "Onrush game review: Sexy arcade racing in serious need of a tune-up," 5 June 2018 These Rivers Run Dry 1 / 13 View Images Some say that interlinking the rivers is a better alternative. National Geographic, "How an Indian Guru Cleans the World's Most Polluted Rivers," 21 Mar. 2018 The 2018 spring/summer collection is about items that interlink with each other., "Finally, J.W.Anderson's Second Uniqlo Collaboration Is Here," 20 Mar. 2018 While acknowledging the border and peace process are interlinked, the official pointed out that customs checks went on as the peace process bedded down without widespread problems. Dara Doyle,, "Melodrama or Running Sore: Does Brexit Imperil Ireland’s Peace?," 2 Mar. 2018 Even in rural areas that trend conservative, these points of interlinking struggle represent an opportunity for progressive activists. Sarah Jones, New Republic, "Whitewashing Trump Country," 21 Feb. 2018 That’s the perk of playing on a super team, of having a roster stocked with talent as a safety net, of being interlinked with guys who allow him to be him. Marcus Thompson Ii, The Mercury News, "Kevin Durant returns to Oklahoma City blanketed by his star-studded teammates," 10 Feb. 2017

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First Known Use of interlink

1587, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of interlink was in 1587

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English Language Learners Definition of interlink

: to connect (two or more things) together

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not being in agreement or harmony

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