Meaning of inter
Pronunciation: (in-tûr'), [key]
— -terred, -ter•ring.
- to place (a dead body) in a grave or tomb; bury.
- to put into the earth.
- a prefix occurring in loanwords from Latin, where it meant “between,” “among,” “in the midst of,” “mutually,” “reciprocally,” “together,” “during” (intercept; interest); on this model, used in the formation of compound words (intercom; interdepartmental).
- inter (Thesaurus)