Intermediate definitions

ĭn'tər-mē'dē-ĭt
Lying or occurring between two extremes or in a middle position or state.

An aircraft having an intermediate range; an intermediate school.

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To act as an intermediary; mediate.
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To intervene.
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Being or happening between two things, places, stages, etc.; in the middle.
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One that is in a middle position or state.
noun
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Designating or of an automobile larger than a compact but smaller than the standard size.
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An intermediary.
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Anything intermediate.
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A substance formed as a necessary stage in the manufacture of a desired end product.
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An automobile that is smaller than a full-sized model but larger than a compact.
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An intermediate automobile.
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A substance obtained as a necessary intermediate stage between the original material and the final product.
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To mediate.
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The definition of intermediate is something that occurs or lays in the middle position between two extremes.

An example of intermediate used as an adjective is an intermediate ice skater, one who has better than beginner skills but who is not quite expert.

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Being between two extremes, or in the middle of a range.
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Anything in an intermediate position.
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(chemistry) Any substance formed as part of a series of chemical reactions that is not the end-product.
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(intransitive) To mediate, to be an intermediate.
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To arrange, in the manner of a broker.

Central banks need to regulate the entities that intermediate monetary transactions.

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Origin of intermediate

Middle English from Medieval Latin intermediātus from Late Latin intermedius Latin inter- inter- Latin medius middle medhyo- in Indo-European roots