Definition of interstice in English:

interstice

Line breaks: in¦ter|stice
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈtəːstɪs
 
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noun

(usually interstices)

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin interstitium, from intersistere 'stand between', from inter- 'between' + sistere 'to stand'.

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