[adjective] [not gradable] - being between two other related things, levels or pointsThree levels of waste are produced: low, intermediate and high.This novel is too difficult for intermediate students of English, but advanced ones should be able to cope with it.Eventually we hope to be making profits of £100 000 a year, but our intermediate target is £60 000.It is a vegetation zone intermediate between desert and savannah conditions, where rainfall is irregular and unpredictable.(US) An intermediate school is a school for students who are 12 to 14 years old. It can also be a school for students who are 10 to 12 years old.
Meaning of INTERMEDIATE in English
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012