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introduce

[ in-truh-doos, -dyoos ]
/ 藢瑟n tr蓹藞dus, -藞dyus /
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Origin of introduce

First recorded in 1425鈥75; late Middle English, from Latin intr艒d奴cere 鈥渢o lead inside,鈥 equivalent to intr艒- 鈥渋nwardly, within鈥 + d奴cere 鈥渢o lead鈥; see intro-, duke

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What is another way to say聽introduce?

To introduce someone is to make them known to another. How is introduce different from acquaint? Find out on Thesaurus.com.聽

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British Dictionary definitions for introduce

introduce
/ (藢瑟ntr蓹藞dju藧s) /

verb (tr)

Derived forms of introduce

introducer, nounintroducible, adjective

Word Origin for introduce

C16: from Latin intr艒d奴cere to bring inside, from intro- + d奴cere to lead
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for introduce

introduce
[ 沫n鈥瞭r蓹-d艒艒s ]

v.
To put inside or into; insert or inject.
To bring in and establish in a new place or environment.
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