prefix forming adjectives usu. from adjectives, meaning 'on the inside, within' (intramural).
Etymology: L intra inside

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  • intra- — ♦ Élément, du lat. intra « à l intérieur de ». ⊗ CONTR. 1. Extra . ● intra Préfixe indiquant la présence à l intérieur de quelque chose. intra Préfixe, du lat. intra, à l intérieur de . ⇒INTRA , élém. formant Élém. tiré du lat. intra « à l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Intra — bezeichnet: intra („innerhalb“), lateinische Präposition sowie ein daraus hervorgegangenes Präfix, siehe Liste lateinischer Präfixe Intra, neben Pallanza eine der beiden Städte, aus deren Vereinigung 1939 die Stadt Verbania hervorging Intra… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • intra- — pref. Exprime a noção de dentro (ex.: intradorso, intrauterino).   ‣ Etimologia: latim intra, dentro de   • Nota: É seguido de hífen quando o segundo elemento começa por vogal, h, r ou s (ex.: intra arterial, intra hepático, intra ocular, intra… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • intra- — prefix 1: within intra state 2: during intra day Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • intra — /inˈtrə or inˈträ/ (Latin) Within intra muros /mūˈrōs or mooˈrōs/ Within the walls intra vires /vīˈrēz, wēˈ or vēˈrās/ Within the legal power of intra vitam /vēˈtam, vīˈtam or wēˈtäm/ During life …   Useful english dictionary

  • intra- — [ıntrə] prefix formal or technical [: Late Latin; Origin: Latin intra inside , from an unrecorded Latin interus; INTERIOR2] 1.) inside = ↑within ▪ intra departmental (=within a department) 2.) into ▪ an intravenous injection (=into a …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • intra- — prefix meaning within, inside, on the inside, from L. intra on the inside, within, related to inter between, from PIE *en t(e)ro , from root *en in (see IN (Cf. in)). Commonly opposed to extra , but the use of intra as a prefix was rare in… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Intra- — In tra [L. intra, prep., within, on the inside; akin to inter. See {Inter }.] A prefix signifying in, within, interior; as, intraocular, within the eyeball; intramarginal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intra- — Prefijo que significa dentro de. Medical Dictionary. 2011 …   Diccionario médico

  • intra- — UK US /ɪntrə / prefix ► used to form adjectives meaning inside or within a place or group: »The regulations aim to counter the risks of harmful intra European competition. → Compare INTER (Cf. ↑inter ) …   Financial and business terms

  • intra- — [dal lat. intra dentro ]. Pref. di parole dotte e di molti agg. che significa situato nella parte interna , con sign. spesso analogo a endo o ento  ; contrapp. a extra …   Enciclopedia Italiana

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