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[n. in-ter-speys; v. in-ter-speys] /n. ˈɪn tərˌspeɪs; v. ˌɪn tərˈspeɪs/
noun
1.
a space between things.
2.
an intervening period of time; interval.
verb (used with object), interspaced, interspacing.
3.
to put a space between.
4.
to occupy or fill the space between.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English; see inter-, space
Related forms
interspatial
[in-ter-spey-shuh l] /ˌɪn tərˈspeɪ ʃəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
interspatially, adverb
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  • According to cage location, bone graft could be inserted in the posterior portion of the interspace.
British Dictionary definitions for interspace

interspace

verb (ˌɪntəˈspeɪs)
1.
(transitive) to make or occupy a space between
noun (ˈɪntəˌspeɪs)
2.
space between or among things
Derived Forms
interspatial (ˌɪntəˈspeɪʃəl) adjective
interspatially, adverb
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interspace in Medicine

interspace in·ter·space (ĭn'tər-spās')
n.
A space between two things; an interval.


in'ter·space' v.
in'ter·spa'tial (-spā'shəl) adj.
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