intrastate
adjective Date: 1903 existing or occurring within a state

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  • intrastate — in‧tra‧state [ˌɪntrəˈsteɪt◂] adjective [only before a noun] within one state, especially in the US: • intrastate commerce • intrastate telecommunications services compare interstate * * * intrastate UK US /ˈɪntrəsteɪt/ …   Financial and business terms

  • intrastate — in·tra·state /ˌin trə stāt, in trə ˌstāt/ adj: existing within a state interstate and intrastate commerce Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • intrastate — ☆ intrastate [in΄trəstāt′ ] adj. within a state; esp., within a state of the U.S …   English World dictionary

  • intrastate — adjective relating to or existing within the boundaries of a state intrastate as well as interstate commerce • Ant: ↑interstate * * * “+ adjective Etymology: intra + state : existing within a state interstate and intrastate commerce * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • intrastate — /in treuh stayt /, adj. existing or occurring within the boundaries of a state, esp. of the United States: intrastate commerce. Cf. interstate. [1900 05, Amer.; INTRA + STATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • intrastate — 1. adjective Within (intra ) a state. This isnt an interstate highway so it must be only an intrastate road. 2. noun A highway completely within a state (not an interstate) …   Wiktionary

  • intrastate — in|tra|state [ˈıntrəsteıt] adj [only before noun] AmE within one US state →↑interstate ▪ intrastate commerce …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • intrastate — in|tra|state [ ,ıntrə steıt ] adjective only before noun AMERICAN existing or happening within one state, especially in the U.S.: laws related to intrastate land sales …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • intrastate — adjective AmE within one state, especially in the US: intrastate commerce compare interstate 2 …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • intrastate — UK [ˌɪntrəˈsteɪt] / US adjective [only before noun] American existing or happening within one state, especially in the US laws related to intrastate land sales …   English dictionary

  • intrastate — in•tra•state [[t]ˌɪn trəˈsteɪt[/t]] adj. existing or occurring within the boundaries of a state, esp. of the U.S.: intrastate commerce[/ex] • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

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