Definition of interfuse in English:

interfuse

Syllabification: in·ter·fuse
Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərˈfyo͞oz
 
/

verb

[with object] literary
Join or mix (two or more things) together: nowhere do art and life seem so interfused
More example sentences
  • For decades, Hindi films were low-grade romances with weak plots interfused with 20-odd musical outbursts.
  • He hopes that he will be able to create steel interfused with hemp.
  • Each of the three mysteries interfuses equally with the others to pervade all the corners of the world.

Origin

late 16th century: from Latin interfus- 'poured among', from the verb interfundere, from inter- 'between' + fundere 'pour'.

Derivatives

interfusion

Pronunciation: /-ˈfyo͞oZHən/
noun
More example sentences
  • Eagleton further associates this interfusion with the notion of sublimity, describing it thus.
  • With the interfusion of Eastern culture in Europe, hopefully the stigma of marriage breakdown will be diluted in their cultures.
  • I know you admire W.G. Sebald's writing, which some would say really promoted that kind of interfusion.

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