lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or time; intermediate colours. Intermediate state, the state or condition of the soul between the death and the resurrection of the body.
(Science: mathematics) intermediate terms same as Intertie.
Origin: Pref. Inter- – mediate: cf. F. Intermediat.