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in·ter·per·son·al

(in'tĕr-per'sŏn-ăl),
Pertaining to relations and social exchanges between people.

interpersonal

(ĭn′tər-pûr′sə-nəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the interactions between individuals: interpersonal skills.
2. Existing or occurring between individuals: interpersonal communication or conflict.

in′ter·per′son·al·ly adv.

interpersonal

[-pur′sənəl]
Etymology: L, inter, between, personalis
pertaining to the interactions of individuals.

interpersonal

(ĭn″tĕr-pĕr′sŏn-ăl)
Concerning the relations and interactions between persons.
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