Pronunciation : In`ter*lo*cu"tion Part of Speech : n. Etymology : [L. interlocutio, from interloqui, interlocutus, to speak between; inter between + loqui to speak: cf. F. interlocution. See Loquacious.] Definition : 1. Interchange of speech; dialogue; conversation; conference.
Defn: An intermediate act or decree before final decision. Ayliffe.