Definition of intergradation in English:

intergradation

noun

  • See intergrade

    • ‘Species rank is also indicated by the lack of indications of clinal variation or intergradation, despite direct evidence of dispersal.’
    • ‘Data to support our first hypothesis will come from examining museum specimens collected from areas that are far from the edge of intergradation with any other subspecies.’
    • ‘These broader patterns of gene expression correspond to gradual intergradations among floral organs.’
    • ‘However, morphologic intergradations exist between species, leading to confusion in identification.’
    • ‘That intergradation was inferred from only two intermediate specimens.’