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interdepartmental

[ in-ter-dee-pahrt-men-tl, -di-pahrt- ]
/ ˌɪn tərˌdi pɑrtˈmɛn tl, -dɪ pɑrt- /
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adjective
involving or existing between two or more departments: interdepartmental rivalry.
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Origin of interdepartmental

First recorded in 1890–95; inter- + departmental

OTHER WORDS FROM interdepartmental

in·ter·de·part·men·tal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for interdepartmental

interdepartmental
/ (ˌɪntəˌdiːpɑːtˈmɛntəl) /

adjective
of, relating to, or conducted between two or more departments
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