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  1. ultra-(Prefix)

    Greater than normal quantity or importance


  2. ultra-(Prefix)

    Beyond, on the far side of


  3. Origin: From the ultra

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  1. Ultra-(adj)

    a prefix from the Latin ultra beyond (see Ulterior), having in composition the signification beyond, on the other side, chiefly when joined with words expressing relations of place; as, ultramarine, ultramontane, ultramundane, ultratropical, etc. In other relations it has the sense of excessively, exceedingly, beyond what is common, natural, right, or proper; as, ultraconservative; ultrademocratic, ultradespotic, ultraliberal, ultraradical, etc

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