[ in-truh vahy-tam ]
/ ˈɪn trə ˈvaɪ tæm /
during life: the staining of tissues intra vitam.
occurring during life; intravital: an intravitam diagnosis of rabies.
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 …
English Affixes From A To Z: A One-Stop List Of Suffixes, Prefixes, and Combining FormsIn English, we love to make new words by adding all sorts of bits to the front and back of existing terms. These are called affixes, and they are added to the base or stem of a word. When attached to the end of word, the affix is called a suffix. And to the beginning? A prefix.
Origin of intra vitam
First recorded in 1880–85, intra vitam is from the Latin word intrā vītam
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Medicine definitions for intra vitam
[ ĭn′trə vī′tăm ]
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