Definition of intermarriage noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈmærɪdʒ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈmærɪdʒ//
    [uncountable, countable]
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  1. 1the act of marrying somebody of a different race or from a different country or a different religious group intermarriage (between/among somebody/something) intermarriage between blacks and whites intermarriage (with somebody) There is little intermarriage with other ethnic groups.
  2. 2intermarriage (between/among somebody/something) | intermarriage (with somebody) the act of marrying somebody within your own family or group intermarriage between second cousins