Interdisciplinary vs. Crossdisciplinary

Interdisciplinary vs. Crossdisciplinary — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Interdisciplinary and Crossdisciplinary

Interdisciplinaryadjective

Of, relating to, or involving two or more academic disciplines that are usually considered distinct.

Crossdisciplinaryadjective

Spanning several disciplines.

Interdisciplinaryadjective

Of or pertaining to multiple distinct academic disciplines or fields of study.

This journal is interdisciplinary: it has articles on everything from biology to electrical engineering.

Interdisciplinaryadjective

Of or pertaining to a linkage between multiple distinct academic disciplines or fields of study.

The interdisciplinary co-operation at this university is very impressive.

Interdisciplinaryadjective

drawing from or characterized by participation of two or more fields of study;

interdisciplinary studiesan interdisciplinary conference
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