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verb (used with object), in·ter·fused, in·ter·fus·ing.
  1. to intersperse, intermingle, or permeate with something.
  2. to blend or fuse, one with another.
  3. to pour or pass (something) between, into, or through; infuse.
verb (used without object), in·ter·fused, in·ter·fus·ing.
  1. to become blended or fused, one with another.

Origin of interfuse

1585–95; < Latin interfūsus past participle of interfundere to pour between. See inter-, fuse2
Related formsin·ter·fu·sion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of interfusion

  • This interfusion of personality, this vital union of soul, I could not doubt it!

    At Large

    Arthur Christopher Benson

  • Her reading was an interfusion of philosophy skimmed, and realistic romances deep-sounded.

  • Then, I suppose it was the interfusion of humor through so much of it, that made it all precious and friendly.

    Literature and Life

    William Dean Howells

  • The oration of Antony in Cæsar's funeral is such an interfusion of art and passion as realizes the very perfection of its kind.

British Dictionary definitions for interfusion


  1. to diffuse or mix throughout or become so diffused or mixed; intermingle
  2. to blend or fuse or become blended or fused
Derived Formsinterfusion, noun
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