[ in-ter-ri-leyt ]
/ ˌɪn tər rɪˈleɪt /

verb (used with or without object), in·ter·re·lat·ed, in·ter·re·lat·ing.

to bring or enter into reciprocal relation.


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Origin of interrelate

First recorded in 1885–90; back formation from interrelated Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for interrelate

/ (ˌɪntərɪˈleɪt) /


to place in or come into a mutual or reciprocal relationship

Derived forms of interrelate

interrelation, nouninterrelationship, noun
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