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English definition of “interpolate”

interpolate

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈtɜː.pə.leɪt/ us    /-ˈtɝː-/ formal
to add words to a textInserting and forcing things into other thingsAugmenting and supplementing to interrupt someone by saying somethingInterrupting and preventing from speaking
interpolation
noun [C or U] uk   /ɪnˌtɜː.pəˈleɪ.ʃən/ us    /-ˌtɝː-/
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