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intrastate

[in-truh-steyt] /ˌɪn trəˈsteɪt/
adjective
1.
existing or occurring within the boundaries of a state, especially of the United States:
intrastate commerce.
Compare interstate.
Origin of intrastate
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism; intra- + state
Can be confused
interstate, intestate, intrastate.
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  • And this despite the fact that the vast majority of freight traffic is interstate, rather than intrastate.

    The Railroad Problem Edward Hungerford
  • Then, the explanation is—although the classifications changed from interstate to intrastate, it was the same claim.

    Warren Commission (10 of 26): Hearings Vol. X (of 15) The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for intrastate

intrastate

/ˌɪntrəˈsteɪt/
adjective
1.
(mainly US) of, relating to, or confined within a single state, esp a state of the US
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