Inter- vs Intra-What’s the difference between the interstate highway and the intrastate highway? Inter- is a prefix that means between two groups, and intra- is a prefix which means within or inside one group. Inter- and intra- are both prefixes, which are groups of letters that are placed at the beginning of a word in order to change its meaning. Inter- Inter- is a common prefix that …
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Origin of connecter
Origin of connector
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1795, "tube for connecting other materials," agent noun in Latin form from connect and usefully distinct from connecter.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper