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interoffice

[ in-ter-aw-fis, -of-is ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈɔ fɪs, -ˈɒf ɪs /
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adjective
functioning or communicating between the offices of a company or organization; within a company: an interoffice memo.
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Origin of interoffice

First recorded in 1930–35; inter- + office
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How to use interoffice in a sentence

  • He thrust his chin against the tuning plate, switching from gang to interoffice band.

    Industrial Revolution|Poul William Anderson
  • Is that teletype from the office to Washington only, or is there some interoffice teletypes?

    Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
  • More than a mere requisition signer, interoffice memo initialer.

    Eight Keys to Eden|Mark Irvin Clifton
  • On his first rounds of the afternoon, the interoffice messenger brought me a memorandum from the general manager's office.

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