Interjacence
Interjacence In`ter*ja"cence, Interjacency In`ter*ja"cen*cy, n. [See {Interjacent}.] The state of being between; a coming or lying between or among; intervention; also, that which lies between. [1913 Webster]

England and Scotland is divided only by the interjacency of the Tweed. --Sir M. Hale. [1913 Webster]


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  • interjacence — interˈjacence rare. [f. interjacent: see ence.] The fact of lying between. in Webster …   Useful english dictionary

  • Interjacency — Interjacence In ter*ja cence, Interjacency In ter*ja cen*cy, n. [See {Interjacent}.] The state of being between; a coming or lying between or among; intervention; also, that which lies between. [1913 Webster] England and Scotland is divided only… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interjacent — interjacence, n. /in teuhr jay seuhnt/, adj. between or among others; intervening; intermediate. [1585 95; < L interjacent (s. of interjacens) prp. of interjacere to lie between. See INTER , ADJACENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • arbitration — ar·bi·tra·tion /ˌär bə trā shən/ n [Latin arbitratio, from arbitrari to judge, arbitrate, from arbiter onlooker, arbitrator]: the process of resolving a dispute (as between labor and management) or a grievance outside of the court system by… …   Law dictionary

  • intervention — in·ter·ven·tion /ˌin tər ven chən/ n: the act or an instance of intervening; specif: the act or procedure by which a third party becomes a party to a pending proceeding between other parties in order to protect his or her own interest in the… …   Law dictionary

  • interposition — I noun arbitration, insertion, intercalation, intercession, intercurrence, interjacence, interjection, mterlocation, intermediation, interpenetration, interposure, interruption, intervention, introduction, negotiation II index arbitration,… …   Law dictionary

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  • intrusion — Synonyms and related words: access, admission, alienage, alienism, encroachment, entrance, entree, entry, exteriority, extraneousness, extrinsicality, foreignness, import, importation, importing, impropriety, inappropriateness, inauspiciousness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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