of, relating to, or situated in an interstice

That he ran the risk of blowing out the stained-glass windows was of no consequence since no one liked them anyway, and the paper mill fumes were gnawing at the interstitial lead.

See Also: interstition, interstice
2. noun
a) A webpage, usually carrying advertising, displayed before a content page
b) An interstitial discontinuity in a crystal

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