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adjective legal old-fashioned     interlocutory pronunciation in British English
/ˌɪntə(r)ˈlɒkjʊt(ə)ri/

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  1. relating to the period in a civil case between the official start of the case and its end. The adjective interim is usually used now.

    The claimant’s subsequent request for an interlocutory injunction was rejected by the Court of Appeal.

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