Intercommon
Intercommon In`ter*com"mon, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intercommoned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intercommoning}.] [OF. entrecommuner. See {Inter-}, and {Common}, and cf. {Intercommune}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To share with others; to participate; especially, to eat at the same table. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

2. (O. Eng. Law) To graze cattle promiscuously in the commons of each other, as the inhabitants of adjoining townships, manors, etc. [1913 Webster]


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  • intercommon — intercommonage, n. intercommoner, n. /in teuhr kom euhn/, v.i. Eng. Law. to share in the use of a common. [1400 50; INTER + obs. common (v.) (var. of COMMUNE); r. late ME entrecomo(u)nen < AF entrecomuner] * * * …   Universalium

  • intercommon — in·ter·com·mon …   English syllables

  • intercommon — /ɪntəˈkɒmən/ (say intuh komuhn) verb (i) English Law to allow the pasturing of the cattle of two manors in the commons of each where these commons lie together. {Middle English entercomen, from Anglo French entrecomuner, from entre inter +… …   Australian English dictionary

  • intercommon — To enjoy mutual rights of common in adjoining lands; as where the beasts of each of two adjoining owners stray mutually into the field of the other, without any molestation from either. See 2 Bl Comm 33 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • intercommon — ˌintə(r)ˈkämən intransitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Middle English intercomounen, entercomenen, from Anglo French entrecomuner, from Old French entre inter + comuner to put in common, share more at commune 1. obsolete : to have dealings or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Intercommoned — Intercommon In ter*com mon, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intercommoned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intercommoning}.] [OF. entrecommuner. See {Inter }, and {Common}, and cf. {Intercommune}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To share with others; to participate; especially, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intercommoning — Intercommon In ter*com mon, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intercommoned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intercommoning}.] [OF. entrecommuner. See {Inter }, and {Common}, and cf. {Intercommune}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To share with others; to participate; especially, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intercommoning — Enjoying the rights of intercommon in adjoining lands. See intercommon …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Intercommune — In ter*com*mune , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Intercommuned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intercommuning}.] [Cf. {Intercommon}, {Intercommunicate}, {Commune}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To intercommunicate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To have mutual communication or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intercommuned — Intercommune In ter*com*mune , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Intercommuned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intercommuning}.] [Cf. {Intercommon}, {Intercommunicate}, {Commune}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To intercommunicate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To have mutual… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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