intercurrˈence noun
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  • Intercurrence — In ter*cur rence, n. [See {Intercurrent}.] A passing or running between; occurrence. Boyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intercurrence — [ɛ̃tɛʀkyʀɑ̃s] n. f. ÉTYM. 1873, P. Larousse; de intercurrent. ❖ ♦ Didact. Alternative, variation …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Intercurrence Island — (coord|63|55|S|61|24|W|) is an island 4.5 miles (7 km) long, the largest of the Christiania Islands, lying 8 miles (13 km) east northeast of Liege Island at the northeast end of Palmer Archipelago. Though the origin of this name is unknown, it… …   Wikipedia

  • intercurrent — intercurrence, n. intercurrently, adv. /in teuhr kerr euhnt, kur /, adj. 1. intervening, as of time or events. 2. Pathol. (of a disease) occurring while another disease is in progress. [1605 15; < L intercurrent (s. of intercurrens) prp. of… …   Universalium

  • Passage — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Motion through. < N PARAG:Passage >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 passage passage transmission Sgm: N 1 permeation permeation Sgm: N 1 penetration penetration interpenetration Sgm: N 1 transudation transudation infiltration …   English dictionary for students

  • interposition — I noun arbitration, insertion, intercalation, intercession, intercurrence, interjacence, interjection, mterlocation, intermediation, interpenetration, interposure, interruption, intervention, introduction, negotiation II index arbitration,… …   Law dictionary

  • alternative — 1. alternative [ altɛrnativ ] n. f. • 1401; de alternatif 1 ♦ Vx (au sing.) Alternance. ♢ Mod. (au plur.) Phénomènes ou états opposés se succédant régulièrement. « Des alternatives [...] d exaltation et d abattement » (Flaubert ). 2 ♦ (XVIIe)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • intercurrent — intercurrent, ente [ ɛ̃tɛrkyrɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1741; lat. intercurrens, de currere « courir » ♦ Didact. Qui survient entre d autres événements. Spécialt Maladie intercurrente, qui survient au cours d une autre. ● intercurrent, intercurrente… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • variation — [ varjasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1314; lat. variatio 1 ♦ État de ce qui varie au cours d une durée; suite des changements qui affectent ce qui varie. ⇒ changement, évolution. « La variation du regard en vitesse, en direction, en durée » (Valéry). « La… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • intervention — Synonyms and related words: encroachment, entrance, entrenchment, impingement, imposition, incursion, infiltration, influx, infringement, injection, inroad, insinuation, interagency, intercession, intercurrence, interference, interjacence,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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