carried on within the bounds of an institution or community
"most of the students participated actively in the college's intramural sports program"
Hence: Of or pertaining to those activities occurring within a single institution or organization, such as intramural sports involving students of a single school; an intramural debate within a professional society.
A (usually sports) competition between teams belonging to the same school.
Within the walls; within one institution, particularly a school.
Intramural sports involve teams that are all within the same school.
Within the substance of the walls of an organ.
Origin: From Latin intramuralis, from prefix intra-, within, + murus, wall, + adjective suffix -alis
being within the walls, as of a city
being within the substance of the walls of an organ; as, intramural pregnancy
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-tra-mū′ral, adj. within the walls.
The numerical value of intramural in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of intramural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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