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intermediate

1. (of a class, course, etc.) suitable for learners with some degree of skill or competence
2. Physics (of a neutron) having an energy between 100 and 100 000 electronvolts
3. Geology (of such igneous rocks as syenite) containing between 55 and 66 per cent silica
4. a substance formed during one of the stages of a chemical process before the desired product is obtained

intermediate

[‚in·tər′mēd·ē·ət]
(chemistry)
A precursor to a desired product; ethylene is an intermediate for polyethylene, and ethane is an intermediate for ethylene.
(graphic arts)
That print which is used as a master for further reproduction.
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The remaining 88% of the diet was divided among the highly preferred 5 species and the intermediately preferred 13 species.
In the present study, the teachers reported that principals were intermediately open to change.
According to the above data, ADAMTS-1 and ADAMTS-5 seem to have different expression patterns among placental tissues from first-trimester and invasive moles, with ADAMTS-1 strongly positive for first-trimester and intermediately positive for invasive moles and ADAMTS-5 weakly positive for first-trimester and intermediately positive for invasive moles.
The researchers found that descriptive writing was a difficult task for basic writers, an intermediately difficult discourse for average writers, and an easy task for honors writers.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar has assured Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) intermediately committee of releasing the non-combatant prisoners on Saturday.
To date, these breeds of goat have been proven completely, partially or intermediately resistant to GI parasites: Creole goat kids, Black Iraqi goats, Local Ardi goats, imported Syrian, Barbari, Jamunapari goats, West African Dwarf goats, Crossbred cashmere goats, Galla and Small East African goats, canned, Bhuj and Anglo-Nubian, a Thai native.
It's scientifically clear that Africans are dark, Scandinavians are light, and intermediately evolved peoples are somewhere in between because of sunlight, Vitamin D and health.
Vancomycin is the main antimicrobial agent available to treat such infections, but unfortunately decrease in vancomycin susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus and isolation of vancomycin intermediately sensitive and vancomycin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VISA & VRSA) have recently been reported from many countries.
Heavy and slow raining is continued in Islamabad and Rawalpindi intermediately while weather became pleasant in Multan due to raining on Thursday night.
Eight extracts were classified as intermediately active (the MBCs ranged from 0.