|1.||(of a day, month, etc) inserted in the calendar|
|2.||(of a particular year) having one or more days inserted|
|3.||inserted, introduced, or interpolated|
|4.||botany growing between the upper branches and the lower branches or bracts on a stem|
|[C17: from Latin intercalārius; see |
intercalary in·ter·ca·lar·y (ĭn-tûr'kə-lěr'ē, ĭn'tər-kāl'ə-rē)
Occurring between two others, as an upstroke between two normal pulse beats in a pulse tracing.