in·​tra·​per·​son·​al | \ ˌin-trə-ˈpərs-nəl How to pronounce intrapersonal (audio) , -ˈpər-sə-nəl \

Definition of intrapersonal

: occurring within the individual mind or self intrapersonal concerns of the aged

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Recent Examples on the Web For months, every medical, logistical, academic, and intrapersonal transaction was beholden to April 1. Danielle Ofri, STAT, "The EMR has changed the doctor-patient duet into a ménage-à-trois," 31 Oct. 2019 Many individuals struggle to maintain individual, or what is known as intrapersonal, levels of things like motivation, self-control, confidence, and self-efficacy. Natt Garun, The Verge, "The future of fitness is together but alone," 18 July 2019 Music Smart (musical intelligence) People Smart (interpersonal intelligence) Self Smart (intrapersonal intelligence) Geekmom Blog, WIRED, "Exploring The Seven Different Intelligences," 27 Oct. 2010

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First Known Use of intrapersonal

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Intrapersonal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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in·​tra·​per·​son·​al | \ -ˈpərs-nəl, -ᵊn-əl How to pronounce intrapersonal (audio) \

Medical Definition of intrapersonal

: occurring within the individual mind or self intrapersonal concerns of the aged

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