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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Betwixt \Be*twixt"\, prep. [OE. betwix, bitwix, rarely bitwixt,
AS. betweox, betweohs, betweoh, betw[imac]h; pref. be- by + a
form fr. AS. tw[=a] two. See Between.]
1. In the space which separates; between.
From betwixt two aged oaks. --Milton.
2. From one to another of; mutually affecting.
There was some speech of marriage
Betwixt myself and her. --Shak.
Betwixt and between, in a midway position; so-so; neither
one thing nor the other. [Colloq.]
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adv 1: in the interval; "dancing all the dances with little rest
between" [syn: between, betwixt]
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