Definitions of intermediate

  1. around the middle of a scale of evaluation of physical measures; "an orange of average size"; "intermediate capacity"; "a plane with intermediate range"; "medium bombers" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a substance formed during a chemical process before the desired product is obtained Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. lying between two extremes in time or space or degree; "going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands"; "intermediate stages in a process"; "intermediate stops on the route"; "an intermediate level" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. act between parties with a view to reconciling differences; "He interceded in the family dispute"; "He mediated a settlement" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or time; intermediate colors. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To come between; to intervene; to interpose. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Existing or lying in the middle; coming between. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. That which lies between; a go-between. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. 1. Between two extremes, interposed, intervening. 2. In dentistry, a non-conducting material employed as a capping under a metallic filling. 3. One of the deciduous incisor teeth of a horse, external to the pincers. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  10. Lying in the middle, or between. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. Being in a middle place or degree; lying between. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. Lying or being in the middle between two extremes; interposed. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. Lying or being in the middle, between two extremes; being between two points; intervening. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  14. Occurring between two points or parts; a nerve-mass; certain areas of the brain; a disc in striated muscle. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  15. [Latin] Occurring between two points or parts; appl. a nerve-mass, certain areas of brain, a disc in striated muscle, ribs, etc. na
  16. in-t[.e]r-m[=e]'di-[=a]t, adj. in the middle between: intervening--also INTERM[=E]'DIARY, INTERM[=E]'DIAL.--ns. INTERM[=E]'DIACY, state of being intermediate; INTERM[=E]'DIARY, an intermediate agent.--adv. INTERM[=E]'DIATELY.--n. INTERMEDI[=A]'TION, act of intermediating; INTERM[=E]'DIUM, a medium between: an intervening agent or instrument. gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  17. [Latin] Coming in between, intervening, occupying a mid-position. na
  18. Coming between two things, as regards time, place, or order; (n.)i. thing. Hence intermediately adv. [medieval Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  19. Act between others, mediate, (between). Hence intermediation, intermediator, nn. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  20. Intervening, interposed. Complete Dictionary