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interspecies

[in-ter-spee-sheez, -seez] /ˌɪn tərˈspi ʃiz, -siz/
adjective
1.
existing or occurring between species.
Also, interspecific
[in-ter-spi-sif-ik] /ˌɪn tər spɪˈsɪf ɪk/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; inter- + species
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Examples from the web for interspecies
  • There were others for whom interspecies transfusion was not a mere scientific curiosity.
  • Add governments to the mix, and you've got a big steaming pile of questionably necessary interspecies violence.
interspecies in Science
interspecific (ĭn'tər-spĭ-sĭf'ĭk) also interspecies
  (ĭn'tər-spĭ-sĭf'ĭk)   
Arising or occurring between species.
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