Etymology
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interlinear (adj.)

late 14c., "situated between the lines," from Medieval Latin interlinearis "that which is between the lines," from inter "between" (see inter-) + Latin linearis (see linear). Meaning "having interpolated lines" is from 1620s. Related: Interlineary.

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Definitions of interlinear

interlinear (adj.)
written between lines of text;
Synonyms: interlineal
From wordnet.princeton.edu