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in·ter·play

 (ĭn′tər-plā′)
n.
Reciprocal action and reaction; interaction.
intr.v. in·ter·played, in·ter·play·ing, in·ter·plays
To act or react on each other; interact.

interplay

(ˈɪntəˌpleɪ)
n
reciprocal and mutual action and reaction, as in circumstances, events, or personal relations

in•ter•play

(n. ˈɪn tərˌpleɪ; v. also ˌɪn tərˈpleɪ)
n.
1. reciprocal relationship, action, or influence.
v.i.
2. to exert influence on each other.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.interplay - reciprocal action and reaction
interaction - a mutual or reciprocal action; interacting

interplay

noun interaction, give-and-take, reciprocity, reciprocation, meshing the interplay between the entertainer and the public
Translations

interplay

[ˈɪntəpleɪ] Ninteracción f

interplay

[ˈɪntərpleɪ] n (= interaction) → interaction f
the interplay of social, political and economic factors → l'interaction des facteurs sociaux, politiques et économiques
the interplay between → l'interaction entre
I am interested in the interplay between practical and theoretical linguistics → Je m'intéresse à l'interaction entre linguistique pratique et théorique.

interplay

nZusammenspiel nt

interplay

[ˈɪntəˌpleɪ] ninterazione f
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