intermediate definition

  • adjective:
    • Lying or occurring between two extremes or in a middle position or condition: an aircraft having an intermediate range; an intermediate college.
    • Being between two extremes, or perhaps in the middle of a range.
    • Lying or becoming in the centre location or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent
    • Of or regarding an intermediate school.
    • across the center of a scale of assessment
    • lying between two extremes eventually or space or condition
  • noun:
    • one that's in a middle place or state.
    • An intermediary.
    • biochemistry A substance formed as a required phase in manufacture of a desired end item.
    • An automobile this is certainly smaller compared to a full-sized model but larger than a compact.
    • Everything in an intermediate position.
    • An intermediary.
    • Any material formed included in a series of chemical reactions which is not the end-product.
    • somebody who intermediates between other people, particularly in negotiations; an intermediary; a mediator.
    • something which is intermediate.
    • A compound that will be manufactured in the program of a chemical synthesis, which is not itself the final item, but is utilized in further reactions which produce the final item; also called artificial intermediate, intermediate mixture or advanced item; -- contrasted to starting product and end product or final item. There might be many different intermediates between the starting material and end product throughout a complex synthesis.
    • In mathematics, a syzygetic function: thus, if U and V are quantics of the same order, and if λ and μ are indeterminate constants, λU + μV is an intermediate of U and V.
    • An intermediary.
    • a substance created during a chemical procedure prior to the desired product is acquired
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to behave as an intermediary; mediate.
    • To intervene.
    • in the future between; to intervene; to interpose.
  • verb:
    • to mediate, to be an intermediate
    • to arrange, in the way of a broker
    • act between parties with a view to reconciling differences
  • others:
    • To act intermediately; intervene; interpose.
    • Situated between two extremes; coming between, in a choice of position or degree; intervening; interposed: generally speaking followed closely by between if the extremes tend to be mentioned: as, an intermediate area; intermediate hurdles.
    • In music notation, of sharps or flats, accidental; not when you look at the trademark.

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