[c]/ɪntəˈtwaɪn / (say intuh'twuyn)

verb (intertwined, intertwining)
verb (i)
1. to twine together.
verb (t)
2. to interweave with one another.
intertwinement, noun
intertwining, adjective
intertwiningly, adverb

Australian English dictionary. 2014.


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