Definition of intermesh in English:


Line breaks: inter|mesh
Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈmɛʃ


[no object]
  • (Of two or more things) mesh with one another: teams were brought together and compelled to intermesh (as adjective intermeshing) neatly intermeshing and well-oiled cogs
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    • Like Iraq, as politics intermeshed with intelligence, another drama involving an Australian intelligence officer was playing out.
    • In this matrix of power, where patriarchal structures intermeshed with basic economic structures of labor exploitation, the position of white women was ambiguous.
    • One mark is smeared on top of another, and so forth, until foreground, middle ground and background intermesh in a perpetual but confusing push-pull.

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