# Definitions for interpolateɪnˈtɜr pəˌleɪtin·ter·po·late

### Princeton's WordNet(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. interpolate, extrapolate(verb)

estimate the value of

2. interpolate, alter, falsify(verb)

insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby

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1. Interpolate(v. t.)

(Math.) To fill up intermediate terms of, as of a series, according to the law of the series; to introduce, as a number or quantity, in a partial series, according to the law of that part of the series; to estimate a value at a point intermediate between points of knwon value. Compare extrapolate.

Etymology: [L. interpolatus, p. p. of interpolare to form anew, to interpolate, fr. interpolus, interpolis, falsified, vamped up, polished up; inter between + polire to polish. See Polish, v. t.]

### Wiktionary(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. interpolate(Verb)

To estimate the value of a function between two points between which it is tabulated.

2. interpolate(Verb)

During the course of processing some data, and in response to a directive in that data, to fetch data from a different source and process it in-line along with the original data.

3. interpolate(Verb)

To introduce (material) to change the meaning of or falsify a text.

### Webster Dictionary(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. Interpolate(verb)

to renew; to carry on with intermission

Etymology: [L. interpolatus, p. p. of interpolare to form anew, to interpolate, fr. interpolus, interpolis, falsified, vamped up, polished up; inter between + polire to polish. See Polish, v. t.]

2. Interpolate(verb)

to alter or corrupt by the insertion of new or foreign matter; especially, to change, as a book or text, by the insertion of matter that is new, or foreign to the purpose of the author

Etymology: [L. interpolatus, p. p. of interpolare to form anew, to interpolate, fr. interpolus, interpolis, falsified, vamped up, polished up; inter between + polire to polish. See Polish, v. t.]

3. Interpolate(verb)

to fill up intermediate terms of, as of a series, according to the law of the series; to introduce, as a number or quantity, in a partial series, according to the law of that part of the series

Etymology: [L. interpolatus, p. p. of interpolare to form anew, to interpolate, fr. interpolus, interpolis, falsified, vamped up, polished up; inter between + polire to polish. See Polish, v. t.]

### Chambers 20th Century Dictionary(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. Interpolate

in-tėr′po-lāt, v.t. to insert unfairly, as a spurious word or passage in a book or manuscript, to foist in: to corrupt: (math.) to fill up the intermediate terms of a series.—adj. Inter′polable.—ns. Interpolā′tion; Inter′polator. [L. interpolāre, -ātuminter, between, polīre, to polish.]

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### Numerology

1. Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of interpolate in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

2. Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of interpolate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

### Popularity rank by frequency of use

interpolate#10000#65281#100000

## Translations for interpolate

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• أقحم
• interpolar
• interpolovat
• interpolieren
• interpolar
• درون یابی
• interpoloida
• interpoler
• интерполировать
• இடைக்கணிப்பு
• interpolate

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