|1.||To renew; to carry on with intermission.|
|2.||To alter or corrupt by the insertion of new or foreign matter; especially, to change, as a book or text, by the insertion of matter that is new, or foreign to the purpose of the author.|
How strangely Ignatius is mangled and interpolated, you may see by the vast difference of all copies and editions.
|3.||(Math.) To fill up intermediate terms of, as of a series, according to the law of the series; to introduce, as a number or quantity, in a partial series, according to the law of that part of the series; to estimate a value at a point intermediate between points of knwon value. Compare |
|Verb||1.||interpolate - estimate the value of|
|2.||interpolate - insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby|