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intermissive

[in-ter-mis-iv] /ˌɪn tərˈmɪs ɪv/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characterized by intermission.
Origin of intermissive
1580-1590
First recorded in 1580-90; intermiss(ion) + -ive
Related forms
unintermissive, adjective
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