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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·ter·pen·e·trate /ˌɪntɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ter·pen·e·trate v. t. To penetrate between or within; to penetrate mutually.
    It interpenetrates my granite mass.   --Shelley.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ter·pen·e·trate, v. i. To penetrate each the other; to penetrate between bodies or their parts.
 Interpenetrating molding Arch., in late Gothic architecture, a decoration by means of moldings which seem to pass through solid uprights, transoms, or other members; often, two sets of architectural members penetrating one another, in appearance, as if both had been plastic when they were put together.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: penetrate mutually or be interlocked; "The territories of
           two married people interpenetrate a lot" [syn: permeate]
      2: spread or diffuse through; "An atmosphere of distrust has
         permeated this administration"; "music penetrated the
         entire building" [syn: permeate, pervade, penetrate,
          diffuse, imbue]