Definition of interlingual in English:

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interlingual

Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈlɪŋɡw(ə)l/

adjective

1Between or relating to two languages: interlingual dictionaries
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  • The reason for the structural change is attributed in part to syntactic reduction and in part to interlingual transfer to cope with the deficiency in L2.
  • In terms of Roman Jakobson's tripartite scheme of intralingual, interlingual, and intersemiotic translation, translation from Old and Middle Irish to Modern Irish could then be seen as intralingual in nature.
  • Thus, accessing the poem's interlingual word play leaves the reader with associations of resistance.
1.1Relating to an interlingua or artificial interlanguage: interlingual systems are software programs that translate text

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