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Roget category 228

2. Words relating to space
2.2. Dimensions
›› 2.2.3. Centrical dimensions

#228. Interposition


interposition, interjacence, intercurrence, intervenience, interlocation, interdigitation, interjection, interpolation, interlineation, interspersion, intercalation.
[interposition at a fine-grained level] interpenetrationpermeationinfiltration.
[interposition by one person in another's affairs, at the intervenor's initiative] intervention, interferenceintrusion, obtrusioninsinuation.
insertion etc. 300dovetailingembolism.
intermediary, intermediumgo between, bodkin, intruder, interloperparenthesis, episode, flyleaf.
partition, septum, diaphragmmidriffdissepiment party wall, panel, room divider.
halfway house.


lie between, come between, get betweenintervene, slide in, interpenetrate, permeate.
put between, introduce, import, throw in, wedge in, edge in, jam in, worm in, foist in, run in, plow in, work ininterpose, interject, intercalate, interpolate, interline, interleave, intersperse, interweave, interlard, interdigitate, sandwich in, fit in, squeeze inlet in, dovetail, splice, mortiseinsinuate, smuggleinfiltrate, ingrain.
interfere, put in an oar, thrust one's nose in intrude, obtrudehave a finger in the pieintroduce the thin end of the wedgethrust in etc. (insert) 300.


interjacent, intercurrent, intervenient, intervening etc. v., intermediate, intermediary, intercalary, interstitialembolismal.
parenthetical, episodicmediterraneanintrusiveembosomedmerged.


between, betwixttwixtamong, amongstamid, amidstmid, midstin the thick ofbetwixt and betweensandwich-wiseparenthetically, obiter dictum.

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