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interrelation

[in-ter-ri-ley-shuh n] /ˌɪn tər rɪˈleɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
reciprocal relation.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; inter- + relation
Related forms
interrelationship, noun
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Examples from the web for interrelationship
  • Biologically, all future organization has grown out of it, by a process of duplication and interrelationship.
  • Describes the interrelationship between anxiety and depression.
  • Understands the interrelationship of manufacturing and society.
  • And the interrelationship of the two couples closes the movie on a sweet, yet realistic note.
  • There is first a discussion of theories concerning the interrelationship of language, thought, and culture.
  • interrelationship of phytoalexin production and peanut resistance to major diseases.
Word Origin and History for interrelationship
n.

1861, from interrelation + -ship.

interrelation

n.

1848, from inter- + relation.

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