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verb in·ter \in-ˈtər\

Simple Definition of inter

  • : to bury (a dead body)

Full Definition of inter

in·terredin·ter·ring

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

Examples of inter

  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 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

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. in·ter–Af·ri·can

  2. in·ter·agen·cy

  3. in·ter–Amer·i·can

  4. in·ter·an·i·ma·tion

  5. in·ter·an·nu·al

  6. in·ter·as·so·ci·a·tion

  7. in·ter·atom·ic

  8. in·ter·avail·abil·i·ty

  9. in·ter·bank

  10. in·ter·ba·sin

  11. in·ter·bed

  12. in·ter·bor·ough

  13. in·ter·branch

  14. in·ter·cal·i·bra·tion

  15. in·ter·cam·pus

  16. in·ter·caste

  17. in·ter·cell

  18. in·ter·cel·lu·lar

  19. in·ter·chain

  20. in·ter·chan·nel

  21. in·ter·chro·mo·som·al

  22. in·ter·church

  23. in·ter·city

  24. in·ter·clan

  25. in·ter·class

  26. in·ter·club

  27. in·ter·clus·ter

  28. in·ter·coast·al

  29. in·ter·co·lo·nial

  30. in·ter·com·mu·nal

  31. in·ter·com·mu·ni·ty

  32. in·ter·com·pa·ny

  33. in·ter·com·pare

  34. in·ter·com·par·i·son

  35. in·ter·cor·po·rate

  36. in·ter·cor·re·late

  37. in·ter·cor·re·la·tion

  38. in·ter·coun·try

  39. in·ter·coun·ty

  40. in·ter·cou·ple

  41. in·ter·cra·ter

  42. in·ter·crys·tal·line

  43. in·ter·cul·tur·al

  44. in·ter·cul·tur·al·ly

  45. in·ter·cul·ture

  46. in·ter·deal·er

  47. in·ter·de·nom·i·na·tion·al

  48. in·ter·de·part·men·tal

  49. in·ter·de·part·men·tal·ly

  50. in·ter·de·pend

  51. in·ter·de·pen·dence

  52. in·ter·de·pen·den·cy

  53. in·ter·de·pen·dent

  54. in·ter·de·pen·dent·ly

  55. in·ter·di·a·lec·tal

  56. in·ter·dis·trict

  57. in·ter·di·vi·sion·al

  58. in·ter·do·min·ion

  59. in·ter·elec·trode

  60. in·ter·elec·tron·ic

  61. in·ter·ep·i·dem·ic

  62. in·ter·eth·nic

  63. in·ter·fac·ul·ty

  64. in·ter·fa·mil·ial

  65. in·ter·fam·i·ly

  66. in·ter·fi·ber

  67. in·ter·firm

  68. in·ter·flow

  69. in·ter·flu·vi·al

  70. in·ter·fold

  71. in·ter·fra·ter·ni·ty

  72. in·ter·gang

  73. in·ter·gen·er·a·tion

  74. in·ter·gen·er·a·tion·al

  75. in·ter·ge·ner·ic

  76. in·ter·graft

  77. in·ter·gran·u·lar

  78. in·ter·group

  79. in·ter·hemi·spher·ic

  80. in·ter·hos·pi·tal

  81. in·ter·in·di·vid·u·al

  82. in·ter·in·dus·try

  83. in·ter·in·flu·ence

  84. in·ter·in·sti·tu·tion·al

  85. in·ter·ion·ic

  86. in·ter·is·land

  87. in·ter·ju·ris·dic·tion·al

  88. in·ter·la·cus·trine

  89. in·ter·lam·i·nar

  90. in·ter·lay

  91. in·ter·lay·er

  92. in·ter·league

  93. in·ter·lend

  94. in·ter·li·brary

  95. in·ter·lin·er

  96. in·ter·lob·u·lar

  97. in·ter·lo·cal

  98. in·ter·male

  99. in·ter·mem·brane

  100. in·ter·men·stru·al

  101. in·ter·min·is·te·ri·al

  102. in·ter·mi·tot·ic

  103. in·ter·mo·lec·u·lar

  104. in·ter·mo·lec·u·lar·ly

  105. in·ter·moun·tain

  106. in·ter·nu·cle·ar

  107. in·ter·nu·cle·on

  108. in·ter·nu·cle·o·tide

  109. in·ter·ob·serv·er

  110. in·ter·ocean

  111. in·ter·oce·an·ic

  112. in·ter·of·fice

  113. in·ter·op·er·ate

  114. in·ter·op·er·a·tive

  115. in·ter·or·bit·al

  116. in·ter·or·gan

  117. in·ter·or·ga·ni·za·tion·al

  118. in·ter·pan·dem·ic

  119. in·ter·par·ish

  120. in·ter·pa·ro·chi·al

  121. in·ter·par·ti·cle

  122. in·ter·par·ty

  123. in·ter·pha·lan·ge·al

  124. in·ter·plan·e·tary

  125. in·ter·point

  126. in·ter·pop·u·la·tion

  127. in·ter·pop·u·la·tion·al

  128. in·ter·pro·fes·sion·al

  129. in·ter·pro·vin·cial

  130. in·ter·psy·chic

  131. in·ter·re·gion·al

  132. in·ter·re·li·gious

  133. in·ter·re·nal

  134. in·ter·row

  135. in·ter·school

  136. in·ter·sec·tion·al

  137. in·ter·seg·ment

  138. in·ter·seg·men·tal

  139. in·ter·sen·so·ry

  140. in·ter·so·ci·etal

  141. in·ter·so·ci·ety

  142. in·ter·stage

  143. in·ter·sta·tion

  144. in·ter·stim·u·la·tion

  145. in·ter·stim·u·lus

  146. in·ter·strain

  147. in·ter·strand

  148. in·ter·strat·i·fi·ca·tion

  149. in·ter·strat·i·fied

  150. in·ter·sys·tem

  151. in·ter·term

  152. in·ter·ter·mi·nal

  153. in·ter·ter·ri·to·ri·al

  154. in·ter·trans·lat·able

  155. in·ter·tri·al

  156. in·ter·trib·al

  157. in·ter·troop

  158. in·ter·union

  159. in·ter·unit

  160. in·ter·uni·ver·si·ty

  161. in·ter·ur·ban

  162. in·ter·val·ley

  163. in·ter·ven·tric·u·lar

  164. in·ter·ver·te·bral

  165. in·ter·vil·lage

  166. in·ter·vis·i·bil·i·ty

  167. in·ter·vis·i·ble

  168. in·ter·vis·i·ta·tion

  169. in·ter·war

  170. in·ter·work

  171. in·ter·work·ing

  172. in·ter·zon·al

  173. in·ter·zone

Origin 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



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