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American English: /ɪnˈtərkəˌleɪt/
British English: /ɪnˈtəːkəleɪt/
, /ˌɪntəkəˈleɪt/

Translation of intercalate in Spanish:

transitive verb

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    Example sentences
    • To keep the lunar calendar synchronized with the solar year, an extra month was intercalated in summer as necessary, in so-called ‘embolismic’ years.
    • An extra month is intercalated every three years, just before the month of Nisan.
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