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(word root) interior
Examples of words with the root intro-: introspection
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n. pl. in·tros Informal
An introduction.
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n, pl -tros
informal short for introduction
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(ˈɪn troʊ)

n., pl. -tros. Informal.
an introduction.


a prefix meaning “inside,” “within”: introduce; introversion.
Compare intra-.
[< Latin, representing intrō (adv.) inwardly, within]


or introd.,

1. introduction.
2. introductory.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.intro - formally making a person known to another or to the public
making known, informing - a speech act that conveys information
debut - the presentation of a debutante in society
reintroduction - an act of renewed introduction
2.intro - a brief introductory passage to a piece of popular music
musical passage, passage - a short section of a musical composition
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[ˈɪntrəʊ] N (Mus) =introductionentrada f
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n (inf) abbr of introductionIntro nt (inf)
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