interconnected interconnected  /ˌɪn tər kə ˈnɛk tɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) reciprocally connected
  2. (adj) operating as a unit

Usage(s):

  1. From the thousands of interconnected threads of the Internet, he wove the World Wide Web and created a mass medium for the 21st century.
  2. The machine was designed to run 65,536 interconnected microprocessors.
  3. Its assets are so huge, and so interconnected, that the Feds stepped in to save the insurance giant from bankruptcy.

News

  1. 1,000-mile ATV trail system in North Country launches Saturday

    Gov. Maggie Hassan will be climbing on to an All Terrain Vehicle at Coleman State Park Saturday morning to ride a few of the 1,000-mile interconnected trail system, which is being launched Saturday.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WMUR New Hampshire

  2. Can 'Man Of Steel' Pave Way For 'Avengers'-Like DC Comics Series?

    With Marvel's series of interconnected films enjoying massive success, director Zack Snyder reveals what DC needs to get right first.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: MTV

  3. An interconnected environment and economy- Shark tourism in Palau

    An interconnected environment and economy- Shark tourism in Palau
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Scientific American via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "We live in a interconnected world. There are global challenges and global opportunities. This nation has never shied away from the prospect of competition. We thrive on competition," he said. "And we are better positioned than anybody -- as...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: TheWrap

  2. "In an interconnected world, no nation will gain by driving down the fortunes of another. We are in this together. We will come through it together," Bush said. "There have been moments of crisis in the past when powerful nations turned their...
    on Oct 11, 2008 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Countries or individuals that engage in cyber attacks should face consequences and international condemnation," Clinton said. "In an interconnected world, an attack on one nation's network can be an attack on all."
    on Jan 22, 2010 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: BusinessWeek

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