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English definition of “in-between”

in-between

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˌɪn.bɪˈtwiːn/ us  
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.
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