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intromit

[in-truh-mit]
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verb (used with object), in·tro·mit·ted, in·tro·mit·ting.
  1. to send, put, or let in; introduce; admit.
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Origin of intromit

1375–1425; late Middle English intromitten < Latin intrōmittere to send in, equivalent to intrō- intro- + mittere to send
Related formsin·tro·mis·si·bil·i·ty [in-truh-mis-uh-bil-i-tee] /ˌɪn trəˌmɪs əˈbɪl ɪ ti/, nounin·tro·mis·si·ble, adjectivein·tro·mis·sion [in-truh-mish-uh n] /ˌɪn trəˈmɪʃ ən/, nounin·tro·mis·sive, adjectivein·tro·mit·tent, adjectivein·tro·mit·ter, nounun·in·tro·mis·sive, adjectiveun·in·tro·mit·ted, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • That the bishops and kirkmen should be reponed in their former places, and be suffered to intromit with their livings.

    The History of the Reformation of Religion in Scotland

    John Knox


British Dictionary definitions for intromit

intromit

verb -mits, -mitting or -mitted
  1. (tr) rare to enter or insert or allow to enter or be inserted
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Derived Formsintromissible, adjectiveintromissibility, nounintromittent, adjectiveintromitter, noun

Word Origin

C15: from Latin intrōmittere to send in, from intro- + mittere to send
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intromit in Medicine

intromit

(ĭn′trə-mĭt)
v.
  1. To cause or permit to enter; introduce or admit.
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