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intermissive

[ in-ter-mis-iv ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈmɪs ɪv /
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adjective
of, relating to, or characterized by intermission.
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Origin of intermissive

First recorded in 1580–90; intermiss(ion) + -ive

OTHER WORDS FROM intermissive

un·in·ter·mis·sive, adjective
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