interjacent

  • 1 Interjacent — In ter*ja cent, a. [L. interjacens, entis, p. pr. of interjacere to lie between; inter between + jac[=e]re to lie.] Lying or being between or among; intervening; as, interjacent isles. Sir W. Raleigh. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 interjacent — index intermediate, mesne Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 interjacent — interjacent, ente (entrée créée par le supplément) (in tèr ja san, san t ) adj. Qui gît, est situé entre. •   Berkeley n admet que la présence de ce dernier élément dans notre jugement [de la distance] : le nombre des objets interjacents,… …

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  • 4 interjacent — 1590s, from L. interiacentem (nom. interiacens) lying between, prp. of interiacere to lie between, from inter (see INTER (Cf. inter )) + iacere (see JET (Cf. jet) (v.)) …

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  • 5 interjacent — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|jāsənt adjective Etymology: Latin interjacent , interjacens, present participle of interjacēre to lie between, from inter + jacēre to lie more at gist : lying or being between or among others : intervening, interpolated interjacent… …

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  • 6 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] * * * …

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  • 7 interjacent — adjective situated between; lying among. The interjacent islands between Asia and America admit his passing from one continent to the other... (Thomas Jefferson, Notes on the State of Virginia) …

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  • 8 interjacent — /ɪntəˈdʒeɪsənt/ (say intuh jaysuhnt) adjective lying between; intervening; intermediate. {Latin interjacēnt , stem of present participle of interjacēre} …

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  • 9 interjacent — a. Intervening, intermediate, interposed …

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  • 10 interjacent — in·ter·ja·cent …

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  • 11 interjacent —   a. situated between; intervening.    ♦ interjacence,    ♦ interjacency, n …

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  • 12 between — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) In the space separating two things Nouns 1. (act of lying between) interjacence, intervenience, interlocation, interpenetration; interjection, interpolation, interlineation, interspersion, intercalation; …

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  • 13 Interjacence — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Interjacence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 interjacence interjacence intercurrence intervenience interlocation interdigitation interpenetration Sgm: N 1 permeation permeation GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 interjection interjection …

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  • 14 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… …

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  • 15 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… …

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  • 16 Intermediate — In ter*me di*ate, a. [Pref. inter + mediate: cf. F. interm[ e]diat.] 1. Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or time;… …

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  • 17 Intermediate state — Intermediate In ter*me di*ate, a. [Pref. inter + mediate: cf. F. interm[ e]diat.] 1. Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or …

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  • 18 Intermediate terms — Intermediate In ter*me di*ate, a. [Pref. inter + mediate: cf. F. interm[ e]diat.] 1. Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or …

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  • 19 Intermediate tie — Intermediate In ter*me di*ate, a. [Pref. inter + mediate: cf. F. interm[ e]diat.] 1. Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or …

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  • 20 Conjugated system — Cinnamaldehyde, a type of phenolic compound with a conjugated system …

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