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tr. & intr.v. in·ter·mixed, in·ter·mix·ing, in·ter·mix·es
To mix or become mixed together.
[Back-formation from obsolete intermixt, from Latin intermixtus, past participle of intermiscēre, to mix together : inter-, inter- + miscēre, to mix; see mix.]
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1. (tr) to mix (ingredients, liquids, etc) together
2. (intr) to become or have the capacity to become combined, joined, etc
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v.t., v.i. -mixed, -mix•ing.
to mix together; intermingle.
[1555–65; back formation from intermixt < Latin intermixtus, past participle of intermiscēre to intermingle]
in•ter•mix•ture (ˌɪn tərˈmɪks tʃər) n.
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Past participle: intermixed
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|Verb||1.||intermix - combine into one; "blend the nuts and raisins together"; "he blends in with the crowd"; "We don't intermingle much"|
amalgamate, commix, mingle, unify, mix - to bring or combine together or with something else; "resourcefully he mingled music and dance"
commingle - mix or blend; "His book commingles sarcasm and sadness"
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