intermissive

[ in-ter-mis-iv ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈmɪs ɪv /
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adjective

of, relating to, or characterized by intermission.

Nearby words

  1. intermezzo,
  2. intermigration,
  3. interminable,
  4. intermingle,
  5. intermission,
  6. intermit,
  7. intermittence,
  8. intermittent,
  9. intermittent acute porphyria,
  10. intermittent claudication

Origin of intermissive

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

Related formsun·in·ter·mis·sive, adjective

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