intrastate

adjective
in·​tra·​state | \ ˌin-trə-ˈstāt How to pronounce intrastate (audio) , -(ˌ)trä- \

Definition of intrastate

: existing or occurring within a state

Examples of intrastate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The intrastate rivalry is in full force among fans. New York Times, 7 Oct. 2021 Texas Rangers will host the Houston Astros for this intrastate rivalry at Globe Life Park. Sarah Bahari, Dallas News, 21 May 2021 States get on the list by surpassing 15 daily COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents, but Illinois is not subject to the advisory because the city does not want to restrict intrastate travel. Alice Yin, chicagotribune.com, 21 Sep. 2021 States get on the list by surpassing 15 daily COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents, but Illinois is not subject to the advisory because the city does not want to restrict intrastate travel. Alice Yin, chicagotribune.com, 14 Sep. 2021 But internal restrictions in New South Wales and Victoria, as well as heavy restrictions the government has placed on intrastate travel, may endure for some time. Britt Clennett, ABC News, 12 Sep. 2021 About the series: The Wednesday match is the first of three meetings between Austin FC and intrastate rival Dynamo. Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY, 7 Aug. 2021 While those sorts of interstate disputes have continued, a new battleground has emerged during President Biden‘s first year — intrastate disputes pitting Democratic and Republican minorities against their states’ dominant parties. Los Angeles Times, 20 Aug. 2021 In addition to intrastate shifts, 13 states are set to gain or lose seats in the House of Representatives next year through the once-a-decade reapportionment required by the Constitution. John Mccormick, WSJ, 12 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of intrastate

1903, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of intrastate was in 1903

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11 Oct 2021

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“Intrastate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intrastate. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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intrastate

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English Language Learners Definition of intrastate

: occurring within a state

intrastate

adjective
in·​tra·​state | \ ˌin-trə-ˈstāt, ˈin-trə-ˌstāt How to pronounce intrastate (audio) \

Legal Definition of intrastate

: existing within a state interstate and intrastate commerce

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