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  • prefix. intro- comes from Latin, where it has the meaning "inside, within'':intro- + -duce (= lead) → introduce (= bring inside or within to meet someone);intro- + -version (= a turning) → introversion (= a turning inside or within).
  • Compare intra-.

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    intro- prefix
    1. in, into, or inward: introvert
    Etymology: from Latin intrō towards the inside, inwardly, within

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