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interlocking

adjective uk   /ˌɪn.təˈlɒk.ɪŋ/ us    /-t̬ɚˈlɑː.kɪŋ/
firmly joined together, especially by one part fitting into another: This jigsaw puzzle has 1,000 interlocking pieces. The fish has strong jaws and sharp interlocking teeth.
Translations of “interlocking”
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊密連接的, (尤指)互鎖的,咬合的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧密连接的, (尤指)互锁的,咬合的…
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