Interfluent
Interfluent In*ter"flu*ent, Interfluous In*ter"flu*ous, a. [L. interfluens, p. pr., and interfluus. See {Inter-}, and {Fluent}.] Flowing between or among; intervening. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • interfluent — interfluence, n. /in teuhr flooh euhnt/, adj. flowing into one another; intermingling. [1645 55; < L interfluent (s. of interfluens). See INTER , FLUENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • interfluent — adj. flowing into each other. Etymology: L interfluere interfluent (as INTER , fluere flow) …   Useful english dictionary

  • interfluent — adjective flowing into one another …   Wiktionary

  • interfluent — in·ter·flu·ent …   English syllables

  • interfluent — /ɪntəˈfluənt/ (say intuh floohuhnt) adjective interflowing …   Australian English dictionary

  • Interfluous — Interfluent In*ter flu*ent, Interfluous In*ter flu*ous, a. [L. interfluens, p. pr., and interfluus. See {Inter }, and {Fluent}.] Flowing between or among; intervening. Boyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interfluence — |intə(r)|flüən(t)s, ə̇n.ˈtərfləwən(t)s noun ( s) Etymology: from interfluent, after such pairs as English confluent : confluence : interflow …   Useful english dictionary

  • interfluous — ə̇n.ˈtərfləwəs adjective Etymology: Latin interfluus, from interfluere to flow between : interfluent …   Useful english dictionary

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