Associations to the word «Intermediate»


INTERMEDIATE, adjective. Being between two extremes, or in the middle of a range.
INTERMEDIATE, noun. Anything in an intermediate position.
INTERMEDIATE, noun. An intermediary.
INTERMEDIATE, noun. (chemistry) Any substance formed as part of a series of chemical reactions that is not the end-product.
INTERMEDIATE, verb. (intransitive) to mediate, to be an intermediate
INTERMEDIATE, verb. (transitive) to arrange, in the manner of a broker
INTERMEDIATE CUNEIFORM BONE, noun. (skeleton) One of the three cuneiform bones of the foot.
INTERMEDIATE CUNEIFORM BONES, noun. Plural of intermediate cuneiform bone
INTERMEDIATE FILAMENT, noun. (protein) Any of a family of twisted protein filaments intermediate in size between microfilaments and microtubules
INTERMEDIATE FILAMENTS, noun. Plural of intermediate filament
INTERMEDIATE FREQUENCY, noun. (radio) A frequency to which a carrier frequency is shifted as an intermediate step in transmission or reception; generally associated with superheterodyne receivers.
INTERMEDIATE LANGUAGE, noun. (computing) A language of an abstract machine designed as an aid in the analysis of computer programs.
INTERMEDIATE LANGUAGES, noun. Plural of intermediate language
INTERMEDIATE PHALANGE, noun. (skeleton) Any of the phalanx bones in the middle of the fingers or toes.
INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL, noun. (schools) A school for children that serves grades between primary school and high school. These grades vary from anywhere from grade 4 to grade 8.
INTERMEDIATE SCHOOLS, noun. Plural of intermediate school
INTERMEDIATE VALUE THEOREM, noun. (calculus) a statement that claims that for each value between the least upper bound and greatest lower bound of the image of a continuous function there is a corresponding point in its domain that the function maps to that value.
INTERMEDIATE VECTOR BOSON, noun. (particle) Any of the three fundamental particles (the two W-bosons and the Z-boson) that transmit the weak nuclear force and have a mass about 100 times that of a proton.

Dictionary definition

INTERMEDIATE, noun. A substance formed during a chemical process before the desired product is obtained.
INTERMEDIATE, verb. Act between parties with a view to reconciling differences; "He interceded in the family dispute"; "He mediated a settlement".
INTERMEDIATE, adjective. Lying between two extremes in time or space or state; "going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands"; "intermediate stages in a process"; "intermediate stops on the route"; "an intermediate range plane".
INTERMEDIATE, adjective. Around the middle of a scale of evaluation; "an orange of average size"; "intermediate capacity"; "medium bombers".

Wise words

A kind word warms a man throughout three winters.
Turkish Proverb