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intrastate

[ in-truh-steyt ]
/ ˌɪn trəˈsteɪt /
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adjective
existing or occurring within the boundaries of a state, especially of the United States: intrastate commerce.
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Origin of intrastate

An Americanism dating back to 1900–05; intra- + state

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH intrastate

interstate, intestate, intrastate
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British Dictionary definitions for intrastate

intrastate
/ (ˌɪntrəˈsteɪt) /

adjective
mainly US of, relating to, or confined within a single state, esp a state of the US
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