in·​tra·​vi·​tam ˌin-trə-ˈvī-ˌtam How to pronounce intravitam (audio) -ˈwē-ˌtäm How to pronounce intravitam (audio)

Word History


New Latin intra vitam during life

First Known Use

1881, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of intravitam was in 1881

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Cite this Entry

“Intravitam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

Medical Definition


1 of 2 adjective
in·​tra·​vi·​tam -ˈvī-ˌtam How to pronounce intravitam (audio) -ˈwē-ˌtäm How to pronounce intravitam (audio)

intra vitam

2 of 2 adverb
: during life : while the subject is still alive
the condition was diagnosed intra vitam
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