Origin of interpenetrate
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They interpenetrate and a change in one affects all the others.A Preface to Politics
They interpenetrate, interlace, correspond with and embrace each other.
They are akin, they interpenetrate, they mutually aid and complete each other.
But those departments over-lap and interpenetrate each other.Platform Monologues
T. G. Tucker
Present-day man possesses four bodies of increasing fineness, the elements of which interpenetrate.Reincarnation
- to penetrate (something) thoroughly; pervade
- to penetrate each other or one another mutually
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Word Origin and History for interpenetrate
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