[ in-ter-strat-uh-fahy ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈstræt əˌfaɪ /
verb (used without object), in·ter·strat·i·fied, in·ter·strat·i·fy·ing.
to lie in interposed or alternate strata.
verb (used with object), in·ter·strat·i·fied, in·ter·strat·i·fy·ing.
to interlay with or interpose between other strata.
to arrange in alternate strata.
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British Dictionary definitions for interstratify
/ (ˌɪntəˈstrætɪˌfaɪ) /
verb -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr; usually passive) to arrange (a series of rock strata) in alternating beds
Derived forms of interstratifyinterstratification, noun
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