interaction


interaction
noun
ADJECTIVE
complex
direct
strong
informal
social
physical
human
face-to-face, group, two-way
classroom
INTERACTION + NOUN
processes

the interaction processes of chimpanzees

PREPOSITION
interaction among

Informal interaction among employees is seen as part of the ongoing training process.

interaction between

the complex interaction between animals and their environment

interaction with

What is her interaction with her boss like?

interaction within

interaction within the group

PHRASES
patterns of interaction

Specific patterns of interaction in the family have been observed.


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