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intermix

[ in-ter-miks ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈmɪks /
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verb (used with or without object)
to mix together; intermingle.
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Origin of intermix

First recorded in 1555–65; back formation from the past participle intermixt (now intermixed), from Latin intermixtus, past participle of intermiscēre “to mingle together”; see origin at inter-, mix

OTHER WORDS FROM intermix

in·ter·mix·a·ble, adjectivein·ter·mix·ed·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for intermix

intermix
/ (ˌɪntəˈmɪks) /

verb
(tr) to mix (ingredients, liquids, etc) together
(intr) to become or have the capacity to become combined, joined, etc
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