intermediacy

noun
in·​ter·​me·​di·​a·​cy | \ ˌin-tər-ˈmē-dē-ə-sē How to pronounce intermediacy (audio) \

Definition of intermediacy

1 : the act or action of intermediating
2 : the quality or state of being intermediate

First Known Use of intermediacy

1713, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Intermediacy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intermediacy. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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