in the interim

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in the interim

In the time before something happens; in the meantime. We're in the process of hiring a new social media director, but in the interim we'll have to make do with our current staff.

in the interim (between things)

in the meantime; in the time between the ending of something and the beginning of something else. In the interim between her morning and afternoon classes, Susan rushed home to get a book she had forgotten. My favorite show starts in five minutes, but I'll talk to you in the interim.

in the interim

In the meantime, as in Arthur's in Israel, so in the interim Judy will handle their business. [ Second half of 1500s]

in the ˈinterim

during the period of time between two events; until a particular event happens: Despite everything that happened in the interim, they remained good friends.Her new job does not start until May and she will continue in the old job in the interim.
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TUNIS (TAP) - Members of the People's Petition for Freedom, Justice and Development, aka Al-Aridha party, within the National Constituent Assembly (NCA), called Tuesday on NCA members to vote massively for the withdrawal of confidence in the interim government.
In 2004, when Shiite Islamic parties pushed for Sharia to be enshrined in the interim constitution, Hakki, who had been selected to help write the constitution, used her Department of Defense clearance to bring activists into the Green Zone.
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Taxpayers should expect additional guidance on how to satisfy the PE requirement (likely on an industry basis) but, in the interim, should consider updating their documentation procedures to reflect the final regulations.
It's a small, localized fire and nobody gets hurt, but there's smoke damage to repair, a $5,000 dryer to replace, and laundry needs to be sent out in the interim.
In the interim between such cases, these patrol-investigators worked on cold cases that had fewer solvability factors.
The Haitian government proposal to include hundreds of unvetted people in the Interim Public Security Force was unacceptable," a U.