Definition of intercollegiate in English:


Syllabification: in·ter·col·le·giate
Pronunciation: /ˌintərkəˈlēj(ē)it


North American
  • Existing or conducted between colleges or universities: intercollegiate sports
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    • He explicitly asks why universities should conduct intercollegiate athletics in the first place.
    • Data were collected from intercollegiate athletes at five universities during the Fall 2000 semester.
    • The closest he gets to the sports scene nowadays is covering intercollegiate athletics for the University newspaper.

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