(In`ter*fol*lic"u*lar) a. (Anat.) Between follicles; as, the interfollicular septa in a lymphatic
(In`ter*fret"ted) a. (Her.) Interlaced; linked together; said of charges or bearings. See
(In`ter*ful"gent) a. [L. interfulgens, p. pr. See Inter-, and Fulgent.] Shining between.
(In`ter*fuse") v. t. [L. interfusus, p. p. of interfundere to pour between; inter between + fundere
to pour. See Fuse to melt.]
1. To pour or spread between or among; to diffuse; to scatter.
The ambient air, wide interfused,Milton.
Embracing round this florid earth.
2. To spread through; to permeate; to pervade. [R.]
Keats, in whom the moral seems to have so perfectly interfused the physical man, that you might almost
say he could feel sorrow with his hands.Lowell.
3. To mix up together; to associate. H. Spencer.
(In`ter*fu"sion) n. [L. interfusio.] The act of interfusing, or the state of being interfused.
(In`ter*gan`gli*on"ic) a. (Anat.) Between and uniting the nervous ganglions; as, interganglionic
(In`ter*glob"u*lar) a. (Anat.) Between globules; applied esp. to certain small spaces,
surrounded by minute globules, in dentine.
(In`ter*grave") v. t. [imp. Intergraved ; p. p. Intergraved or Intergraven ; p. pr. & vb. n.
Intergraving.] To grave or carve between; to engrave in the alternate sections.
The work itself of the bases, was intergraven.3 Kings vii. 28 (Douay version. )
(In`ter*he"mal, In`ter*hæ"mal) a. (Anat.) Between the hemal arches or hemal spines. n.
An interhemal spine or cartilage.
(In`ter*hy"al) a. [Inter- + the Greek letter .] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to a segment sometimes
present at the proximal end of the hyoidean arch. n. An interhyal ligament or cartilage.
(In"ter*im) n. [L., fr. inter between + im, an old accusative of is he, this, that.]
1. The meantime; time intervening; interval between events, etc.
All the interim isShak.
Like a phantasms, or a hideous dream.
2. (Hist.) A name given to each of three compromises made by the emperor Charles V. of Germany
for the sake of harmonizing the connecting opinions of Protestants and Catholics.
(In*te"ri*or) a. [L., compar. fr. inter between: cf. F. intérieur. See Inter- , and cf. Intimate.]
1. Being within any limits, inclosure, or substance; inside; internal; inner; opposed to exterior, or superficial; as,
the interior apartments of a house; the interior surface of a hollow ball.
2. Remote from the limits, frontier, or shore; inland; as, the interior parts of a region or country.