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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Interlock  \In`ter*lock"\,  v.  i. 
  To  unite,  embrace,  communicate  with  or  flow  into  one 
  another;  to  be  connected  in  one  system;  to  lock  into  one 
  another;  to  interlace  firmly. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Interlock  \In`ter*lock"\,  v.  t. 
  To  unite  by  locking  or  linking  together;  to  secure  in  place 
  by  mutual  fastening. 
 
  My  lady  with  her  fingers  interlocked.  --Tennyson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  interlock 
  n  :  the  act  of  interlocking  or  meshing;  "an  interlocking  of  arms 
  by  the  police  held  the  crowd  in  check"  [syn:  {mesh},  {meshing}, 
  {interlocking}] 
  v  1:  coordinate  in  such  a  way  that  all  parts  work  together 
  effectively  [syn:  {mesh}] 
  2:  hold  in  a  locking  position:  "He  locked  his  hands  around  her 
  neck"  [syn:  {lock},  {interlace}] 
  3:  become  engaged  or  intermeshed  with  one  another;  "They  were 
  locked  in  embrace"  [syn:  {lock}] 




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