Interval is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.
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- A distance in space or in time.
- There is a ten-minute interval between classes.
- In music, an interval is the difference in pitch between two notes.
- In mathematics, an interval is a connected section of the real line.
- (mostly British) An intermission.
- In the game of cricket, either of the two breaks, at lunch and tea, between the three sessions of a day's play.