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"intermarriage" in British English

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intermarriagenoun [U]

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈmær.ɪdʒ/  us   /-t̬ɚˈmer-/
marriage between ​people who are from different ​socialgroups, ​races, or ​religions, or who are from the same ​family: Have ​ethnic tensions in the ​area been ​reduced by intermarriage? Intermarriage betweencloserelatives is ​prohibited in most ​societies.
intermarry
verb [I] uk   us   /-i/
Many of the ​immigrants have intermarried with the island's ​originalinhabitants.
(Definition of intermarriage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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)
Translations of “intermarriage”
in Chinese (Simplified) (不同群体、种族或宗教间的)通婚, 近亲结婚…
in Chinese (Traditional) (不同群體、種族或宗教間的)通婚, 近親結婚…
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