- between schools, or representative of different schools, especially secondary schools: interscholastic athletics.
Origin of interscholastic
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Examples from the Web for interscholastic
He fought his way into the finals at the interscholastic meet but that was all.One Way Out
If he is at school, he should enjoy all privileges in interscholastic athletics.
Tomorrow they were to play Stanley High for the Interscholastic championship.A Boy Knight
Martin J. (Martin Jerome) Scott
It is to be regretted that all the interscholastic cracks will not meet at Newport.
Presently the long line was crouching on the mark, the pistol sounded, and the interscholastic meeting had begun.For the Honor of the School
Ralph Henry Barbour
- (of sports events, competitions, etc) occurring between two or more schools
- representative of various schools
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