Meaning of “intermediate” - Learner’s Dictionary

intermediate

adjective uk us /ˌɪntəˈmiːdiət/
STUDENTS/CLASSES

B1 between the highest and lowest levels of knowledge or skill:

intermediate students
BETWEEN LEVELS

between two different stages in a process:

intermediate steps towards achieving our goal

(Definition of “intermediate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)