Definition of interlinear adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈlɪniə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈlɪniər//
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written or printed between the lines of a text Word Origin late Middle English: from medieval Latin interlinearis, from inter- ‘between’ + Latin linearis (from linea ‘line’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: interlinear