intercollegiate

[ in-ter-kuh-lee-jit, -jee-it ]
/ ˌɪn tər kəˈli dʒɪt, -dʒi ɪt /

adjective

taking place between or participating in activities between different colleges: intercollegiate athletics.
of, relating to, or representative of two or more colleges.

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Origin of intercollegiate

First recorded in 1870–75; inter- + collegiate
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British Dictionary definitions for intercollegiate

intercollegiate
/ (ˌɪntəkəˈliːdʒɪɪt) /

adjective

of, relating to, or conducted between two or more colleges or universities
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