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  4  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Between  \Be*tween"\,  prep.  [OE.  bytwene  bitweonen  AS 
  betwe['o]nan,  betwe['o]num;  prefix  be-  by  +  a  form  fr  AS 
  tw[=a]  two  akin  to  Goth.  tweihnai  two  apiece.  See  {Twain}, 
  and  cf  {Atween},  {Betwixt}.] 
  1.  In  the  space  which  separates;  betwixt;  as  New  York  is 
  between  Boston  and  Philadelphia. 
  2.  Used  in  expressing  motion  from  one  body  or  place  to 
  another;  from  one  to  another  of  two 
  If  things  should  go  so  between  them  --Bacon. 
  3.  Belonging  in  common  to  two  shared  by  both 
  Castor  and  Pollux  with  only  one  soul  between  them 
  4.  Belonging  to  or  participated  in  by  two  and  involving 
  reciprocal  action  or  affecting  their  mutual  relation;  as 
  opposition  between  science  and  religion. 
  An  intestine  struggle,  open  or  secret,  between 
  authority  and  liberty.  --Hume. 
  5.  With  relation  to  two  as  involved  in  an  act  or  attribute 
  of  which  another  is  the  agent  or  subject;  as  to  judge 
  between  or  to  choose  between  courses;  to  distinguish 
  between  you  and  me  to  mediate  between  nations. 
  6.  In  intermediate  relation  to  in  respect  to  time,  quantity, 
  or  degree;  as  between  nine  and  ten  o'clock. 
  {Between  decks},  the  space,  or  in  the  space,  between  the 
  decks  of  a  vessel. 
  {Between  ourselves},  {Between  you  and  me},  {Between 
  themselves},  in  confidence;  with  the  understanding  that  the 
  matter  is  not  to  be  communicated  to  others 
  Syn:  {Between},  {Among}. 
  Usage:  Between  etymologically  indicates  only  two  as  a 
  quarrel  between  two  men  or  two  nations;  to  be  between 
  two  fires,  etc  It  is  however  extended  to  more  than 
  two  in  expressing  a  certain  relation. 
  I  .  .  .  hope  that  between  public  business, 
  improving  studies,  and  domestic  pleasures, 
  neither  melancholy  nor  caprice  will  find  any 
  place  for  entrance.  --Johnson. 
  Among  implies  a  mass  or  collection  of  things  or 
  persons,  and  always  supposes  more  than  two  as  the 
  prize  money  was  equally  divided  among  the  ship's  crew. 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Between  \Be*tween"\,  n. 
  Intermediate  time  or  space;  interval.  [Poetic  &  R.]  --Shak. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adv  1:  in  the  interval;  "dancing  all  the  dances  with  little  rest 
  between"  [syn:  {betwixt}] 
  2:  in  between;  "two  houses  with  a  tree  between"  [syn:  {'tween}] 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
  Between,  GA  (town,  FIPS  7640) 
  Location:  33.81305  N,  83.80891  W 
  Population  (1990):  82  (36  housing  units) 
  Area:  2.3  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 

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