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inter (v.)

"bury in the earth or a grave," c. 1300, formerly also enter, from Old French enterer (11c.), from Medieval Latin interrare "put in the earth, bury," from in- "in" (from PIE root *en "in") + Latin terra "earth" (from PIE root *ters- "to dry"). Related: Interred; interring.

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Definitions of inter

inter (v.)
place in a grave or tomb;
Synonyms: bury / entomb / inhume / lay to rest
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