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intercommunicate

[in-ter-kuh-myoo-ni-keyt] /ˌɪn tər kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪt/
verb (used without object), intercommunicated, intercommunicating.
1.
to communicate mutually, as people.
2.
to afford passage from one to another, as rooms.
verb (used with object), intercommunicated, intercommunicating.
3.
to exchange (messages or communications) with one another.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; < Medieval Latin intercommūnicātus (past participle). See inter-, communicate
Related forms
intercommunicable, adjective
intercommunicability, noun
intercommunication, noun
intercommunicative, adjective
intercommunicator, noun
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  • It presents an opportunity for individuals to self-train, intercommunicate, and carry out technical investigations.
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British Dictionary definitions for intercommunicate

intercommunicate

/ˌɪntəkəˈmjuːnɪˌkeɪt/
verb (intransitive)
1.
to communicate mutually
2.
to interconnect, as two rooms
Derived Forms
intercommunicable, adjective
intercommunicability, noun
intercommunication, noun
intercommunicative, adjective
intercommunicator, noun
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