Definition of intercollegiate in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərkəˈlēj(ē)ət/


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.

Words that rhyme with intercollegiate


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Syllabification: in·ter·col·le·giate

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