noun, plural in·ter·reg·nums, in·ter·reg·na [in-ter-reg-nuh]. /ˌɪn tərˈrɛg nə/.
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OTHER WORDS FROM interregnumin·ter·reg·nal, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for interregnum
Throughout the bitter four-month interregnum, President Herbert Hoover had tried to get FDR to endorse joint policy statements.
When Selene re-enters her orb, she will not disquiet herself about the disorders of its interregnum.Hypolympia|Edmund Gosse
After an interregnum, Rudolf of Hapsburg had been chosen emperor in 1273.An Introduction to the History of Western Europe|James Harvey Robinson
Madame de Grammont, who had been the royal confidante during the interregnum, gave up to the rising star.The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, Complete|Madame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe
This innovation was first resorted to during an interregnum.
The interregnum has been long, both as to time and distance.The Innocents Abroad|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)