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Pronunciation : In`ter*change"
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [OE. entrechangen, OF. entrechangier. See Inter-, and Change.]
Definition : 1. To put each in the place of the other; to give and take mutually; to exchange; to reciprocate; as, to interchange places; they interchanged friendly offices and services. I shall interchange My waned state for Henry's regal crown. Shak.

2. To cause to follow alternately; to intermingle; to vary; as, to interchange cares with pleasures.

t. [imp. & p. p. Interchanged; p. pr. & vb. n. Interchanging.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : In`ter*change"
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To make an interchange; to alternate. Sir P. Sidney.

i.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : In`ter*change"
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [Cf. OF. entrechange.]
Definition : 1. The act of mutually changing; the act of mutually giving and receiving; exchange; as, the interchange of civilities between two persons. "Interchange of kindnesses." South.

2. The mutual exchange of commodities between two persons or countries; barter; commerce. Howell.

3. Alternate succession; alternation; a mingling. The interchanges of light and darkness. Holder. Sweet interchange Of hill and valley, rivers, woods, and plains. Milton.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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