interlingual
adjective Etymology: inter- + Latin lingua tongue, language — more at tongue Date: 1854 of, relating to, or existing between two or more languages <
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  • interlingual — interlingual, ale, aux [ ɛ̃tɛrlɛ̃gwal, o ] adj. • mil. XXe; angl. interlingual, de inter et lingual « de la langue » ♦ Ling. Qui se fait entre langues différentes. Synonymie interlinguale de lit et de l angl. bed. interlingual, ale, aux… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • interlingual — |intə(r)+ adjective Etymology: inter + lingual : of, relating to, or existing between two or more languages interlingual alphabet interlingual dictionary interlingual idiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • interlingual — interlingualism, n. /in teuhr ling gweuhl/, adj. pertaining to or using two or more languages: an interlingual dictionary. [1850 55; INTER + LINGUAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • interlingual — adjective Spanning across multiple languages; having a multilingual flair or quality. Why is translation suitable as a subject matter of academic study, or to raise this question in a somewhat different and perhaps more challenging form: What… …   Wiktionary

  • interlingual — in|ter|lin|gu|al 〈Adj.; Sprachw.〉 mehrere Sprachen betreffend, ihnen gemeinsam * * * in|ter|lin|gu|al <Adj.> [engl. interlingual, zu lat. lingua = Sprache; Zunge] (Sprachw.): zwei od. mehrere Sprachen betreffend; zwei od. mehreren Sprachen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • interlingual — in•ter•lin•gual [[t]ˌɪn tərˈlɪŋ gwəl[/t]] adj. ling. pertaining to or using two or more languages: an interlingual dictionary[/ex] • Etymology: 1850–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • interlingual — in|ter|lin|gu|al 〈Adj.〉 mehrere Sprachen betreffend, ihnen gemeinsam …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • interlingual — in|ter|lin|gu|al <zu ↑inter..., lat. lingua »Zunge, Sprache« u. 1↑...al> zwei od. mehrere Sprachen betreffend, zwei od. mehreren Sprachen gemeinsam …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • interlingual — adjective 1》 between or relating to two languages. 2》 relating to an interlingua …   English new terms dictionary

  • interlingual — in·ter·lingual …   English syllables

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