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in·ter·dis·ci·pli·nar·y

 (ĭn′tər-dĭs′ə-plə-nĕr′ē)
adj.
Of, relating to, or involving two or more academic disciplines that are usually considered distinct.

interdisciplinary

(ˌɪntəˈdɪsɪˌplɪnərɪ)
adj
(Education) involving two or more academic disciplines

in•ter•dis•ci•pli•nar•y

(ˌɪn tərˈdɪs ə pləˌnɛr i)

adj.
involving two or more disciplines or fields.
[1935–40]

interdisciplinary

Involving two or more separate branches of learning.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.interdisciplinary - drawing from or characterized by participation of two or more fields of study; "interdisciplinary studies"; "an interdisciplinary conference"
Translations

interdisciplinary

[ˌɪntəˈdɪsɪplɪnərɪ] ADJinterdisciplinario

interdisciplinary

[ˌɪntərˌdɪsɪˈplɪnəri] adj [course] → interdisciplinaire

interdisciplinary

[ˌɪntəˈdɪsɪˌplɪnərɪ] adjinterdisciplinare
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