Definition of intercolonial in English:


Line breaks: inter|co¦lo|nial
Pronunciation: /ˌɪntəkəˈləʊnɪəl


Existing or conducted between colonies: an intercolonial railway
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  • In September 1899 a meeting of the intercolonial labour parties was called.
  • The delegates were charged with negotiating Indian treaties that would bind all the colonies, and with providing for intercolonial defense to be paid for by indirect taxes.
  • As more colonies were established, Virginia's existing trading activities became intercolonial and required renegotiation.

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