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verb in·ter \in-ˈtər\

Simple Definition of inter

  • : to bury (a dead body)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of inter

interred

interring

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to deposit (a dead body) in the earth or in a tomb

Examples of inter in a sentence

  1. a burial site where people have been interred for over a thousand years

  2. <the soldier was interred with great honors at Arlington National Cemetery>



Origin and Etymology of inter

Middle English enteren, from Anglo-French enterrer, from Vulgar Latin *interrare, from in- + Latin terra earth — more at terrace


First Known Use: 14th century


inter-

prefix in·ter

Simple Definition of inter-

  • : between : among : together

  • : involving two or more

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of inter-

  1. 1 :  between :  among :  in the midst <intercrop> <interpenetrate> <interstellar>

  2. 2 :  reciprocal <interrelation> :  reciprocally <intermarry>

  3. 3 :  located between <interstation>

  4. 4 :  carried on between <international>

  5. 5 :  occurring between <interborough> :  intervening <interglacial>

  6. 6 :  shared by, involving, or derived from two or more <interfaith>

  7. 7 :  between the limits of :  within <intertropical>

  8. 8 :  existing between <intercommunal> <intercompany>

  1. inter–African

  2. interagency

  3. inter–American

  4. interanimation

  5. interannual

  6. interassociation

  7. interatomic

  8. interavailability

  9. interbank

  10. interbasin

  11. interbed

  12. interborough

  13. interbranch

  14. intercalibration

  15. intercampus

  16. intercaste

  17. intercell

  18. intercellular

  19. interchain

  20. interchannel

  21. interchromosomal

  22. interchurch

  23. intercity

  24. interclan

  25. interclass

  26. interclub

  27. intercluster

  28. intercoastal

  29. intercolonial

  30. intercommunal

  31. intercommunity

  32. intercompany

  33. intercompare

  34. intercomparison

  35. intercorporate

  36. intercorrelate

  37. intercorrelation

  38. intercountry

  39. intercounty

  40. intercouple

  41. intercrater

  42. intercrystalline

  43. intercultural

  44. interculturally

  45. interculture

  46. interdealer

  47. interdenominational

  48. interdepartmental

  49. interdepartmentally

  50. interdepend

  51. interdependence

  52. interdependency

  53. interdependent

  54. interdependently

  55. interdialectal

  56. interdistrict

  57. interdivisional

  58. interdominion

  59. interelectrode

  60. interelectronic

  61. interepidemic

  62. interethnic

  63. interfaculty

  64. interfamilial

  65. interfamily

  66. interfiber

  67. interfirm

  68. interflow

  69. interfluvial

  70. interfold

  71. interfraternity

  72. intergang

  73. intergeneration

  74. intergenerational

  75. intergeneric

  76. intergraft

  77. intergranular

  78. intergroup

  79. interhemispheric

  80. interhospital

  81. interindividual

  82. interindustry

  83. interinfluence

  84. interinstitutional

  85. interionic

  86. interisland

  87. interjurisdictional

  88. interlacustrine

  89. interlaminar

  90. interlay

  91. interlayer

  92. interleague

  93. interlend

  94. interlibrary

  95. interliner

  96. interlobular

  97. interlocal

  98. intermale

  99. intermembrane

  100. intermenstrual

  101. interministerial

  102. intermitotic

  103. intermolecular

  104. intermolecularly

  105. intermountain

  106. internuclear

  107. internucleon

  108. internucleotide

  109. interobserver

  110. interocean

  111. interoceanic

  112. interoffice

  113. interoperate

  114. interoperative

  115. interorbital

  116. interorgan

  117. interorganizational

  118. interpandemic

  119. interparish

  120. interparochial

  121. interparticle

  122. interparty

  123. interphalangeal

  124. interplanetary

  125. interpoint

  126. interpopulation

  127. interpopulational

  128. interprofessional

  129. interprovincial

  130. interpsychic

  131. interregional

  132. interreligious

  133. interrenal

  134. interrow

  135. interschool

  136. intersectional

  137. intersegment

  138. intersegmental

  139. intersensory

  140. intersocietal

  141. intersociety

  142. interstage

  143. interstation

  144. interstimulation

  145. interstimulus

  146. interstrain

  147. interstrand

  148. interstratification

  149. interstratified

  150. intersystem

  151. interterm

  152. interterminal

  153. interterritorial

  154. intertranslatable

  155. intertrial

  156. intertribal

  157. intertroop

  158. interunion

  159. interunit

  160. interuniversity

  161. interurban

  162. intervalley

  163. interventricular

  164. intervertebral

  165. intervillage

  166. intervisibility

  167. intervisible

  168. intervisitation

  169. interwar

  170. interwork

  171. interworking

  172. interzonal

  173. interzone

Origin and Etymology of inter-

Middle English inter-, enter-, from Anglo-French & Latin; Anglo-French inter-, entre-, from Latin inter-, from inter; akin to Old High German untar among, Greek enteron intestine, Old English in in


INTER Defined for Kids

inter

play
verb in·ter \in-ˈtər\

Definition of inter for Students

interred

interring

  1. :  bury 2




inter-

prefix in·ter

Definition of inter- for Students

  1. 1 :  between :  among :  together <intermingle>

  2. 2 :  mutual :  mutually <interrelation>

  3. 3 :  located, occurring, or carried on between <international>





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