Meaning of “intermarriage” in the English Dictionary

"intermarriage" in British English

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intermarriagenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɪn.təˈmær.ɪdʒ/ us /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈmer.ɪdʒ/

marriage between people who are from different social groups, races, or religions, or who are from the same family:

Have ethnic tensions in the area been reduced by intermarriage?
Intermarriage between close relatives is prohibited in most societies.
intermarry
verb [ I ] uk /ˌɪn.təˈmær.i/ us /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈmer.i/

Many of the immigrants have intermarried with the island's original inhabitants.

(Definition of “intermarriage” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"intermarriage" in American English

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intermarriagenoun [ U ]

us /ˌɪn·tərˈmær·ɪdʒ/

marriage between people who are of different groups

(Definition of “intermarriage” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)