(In`ter*car`ti*lag"i*nous) a. (Anat.) Within cartilage; endochondral; as, intercartilaginous
(In`ter*cav"ern*ous) a. (Anat.) Between the cavernous sinuses; as, the intercavernous
sinuses connecting the cavernous sinuses at the base of the brain.
(In`ter*cede") v. i. [imp. & p. p. Interceded; p. pr. & vb. n. Interceding.] [L. intercedere,
intercessum; inter between + cedere to pass: cf. F. intercéder. See Cede.]
1. To pass between; to intervene. [Obs.]
He supposed that a vast period interceded between that origination and the age wherein he lived.Sir
2. To act between parties with a view to reconcile differences; to make intercession; to beg or plead in
behalf of another; to mediate; usually followed by with and for; as, I will intercede with him for you.
I to the lords will intercede, not doubtingMilton.
Their favorable ear.
Syn. To mediate; arbitrate. See Interpose.
(In`ter*cede"), v. t. To be, to come, or to pass, between; to separate. [Obs.] Sir I. Newton.