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word element [Gr.], fiber.
1. Not, akin to G. a-, an-, or Eng. un-.
2. In, within, inside.
3. Very; appears as im- before b, p, or m.
in-word element [L.], in, within, or into.
in-word element [L.], not.
1 prefix meaning "fiber": inaxon, inemia, initis.
2 prefix meaning "in, on, within, into or toward": inborn, inbreeding.
3 prefix meaning "not, lack of, opposite of ": inarticulate.
Prefix meaning (1) Not, akin to G. a-, an- or Eng. un-; (2) In, within, inside; (3) Very; appears as im- before b, p, or m.
in-Prefix denoting not or in, into, within.
1. a prefix, in, within or into.
2. an intensive prefix.
3. a negative or privative prefix.