Meaning of INTERVAL in English


noun difference in pitch between any two tones.

2. interval ·noun ·alt. of intervale.

3. interval ·noun a space between things; a void space intervening between any two objects; as, an interval between two houses or hills.

4. interval ·noun space of time between any two points or events; as, the interval between the death of charles i. of england, and the accession of charles ii.

5. interval ·noun a brief space of time between the recurrence of similar conditions or states; as, the interval between paroxysms of pain; intervals of sanity or delirium.

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