Definition of interlibrary in English:

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interlibrary

Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈlʌɪbrəri/
/ɪntəˈlʌɪbri/

adjective

Between libraries: the interlibrary loan service
More example sentences
  • He compares the delay in unblocking or disabling the filter to traditional delays associated with requesting materials from closed stacks or interlibrary lending practices.
  • Also, for some reason, interlibrary lending never did pick up in India (and most other parts of the developing world).
  • The trickiest one I've had in recent years was the house research organ of a New Zealand medical school, but an interlibrary search turned it up.

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