verb (used with object), verb (used without object), intertwined, intertwining.
to twine together.

1635–45; inter- + twine1

intertwinement, noun
intertwiningly, adverb Unabridged
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intertwine (ˌɪntəˈtwaɪn)
Also: intertwist to unite or be united by twisting or twining together

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Example sentences
Such arguments are quite pointless given the vast intertwining of the two in psychiatric disease.
The intertwining of tradition and modernity is one of the hallmarks of her writing.
Secondary cables to be laid straight with no intertwining of the leads.
Astronomers studying the image believe that the irresistible pull of magnetism
  created the intertwining spiral strands.
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