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Being or occurring between generations.
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(ˌɪn tərˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃə nl)

of, occurring between, or intended for individuals in different generations.
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This fact imposes an important responsibility on today's generations in terms of intergenerational fairness.
Intergenerational transmission of parenting refers to the relationship between patterns of parental behaviors and practices, from one generation to the generation that follows it.
When the Utah state legislature passed the Intergenerational Poverty Mitigation Act in 2012 to reduce intergenerational poverty in the state, identifying solutions largely fell to the Utah Department of Workforce Services.
They're enrolled in the on-campus daycare and learning center open to both Pines staff members' kids and children from the community, Pines' intergenerational program provides intellectual, social and emotional growth for the youngsters, while the seniors find their daily lives enhanced and brightened by interaction with their "grandchildren."
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ONEgeneration, one of many intergenerational childcare centers that have been spurting up across the country, focuses on creating high quality interactions among adults and children during the early development stages of childhood.
She offers practical suggestions for how librarians can help to combat the general publics negative perception of gaming by collaborating with youth patrons to design Intergenerational Game Nights.
I believe our present circumstances offer us an opportunity to rediscover more biblically-based, intergenerational practices for the faith formation of our children that involve the whole community.
Consequently, private split-dollar (PSD) life insurance plans have lost some of their appeal as an intergenerational wealth transfer method.
The report, which comes as the thank-tank launches its Intergenerational Commission, warns that a post-Brexit downturn could depress millennials' wages further.
Its results pointed out that elders and young people referred to a profitable closer relation between them, stressing the importance of the program of health promotion targeting intergenerational relationships.