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in-between

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˌɪn.bɪˈtwiːn/
between two clear or accepted stages or states, and therefore difficult to describe or know exactly: He knows quite a lot of French, but he's at an in-between stage and not fluent yet.
Translations of “in-between”
in Chinese (Traditional) 介於兩者之間的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 介于两者之间的…
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