coming between in time, space, degree, etc.
"going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands"
"intermediate stages in a process"
"intermediate stops on the route"
"an intermediate range plane"
"an orange of average size"
"He interceded in the family dispute"
"He mediated a settlement"
Facing them..were several rows of little girls, intermediate girls, larger girls.
出自： A. S. Byatt
Tristan seems to mark..an intermediate step between Mozart and Schoenberg.
出自： R. Scruton