What does intramural mean?

Definitions for intramuralˌɪn trəˈmyʊər əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intramural(adj)

    carried on within the bounds of an institution or community

    "most of the students participated actively in the college's intramural sports program"


  1. Intramural(a.)

    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.


  1. intramural(Noun)

    A (usually sports) competition between teams belonging to the same school.

  2. intramural(Adjective)

    Within the walls; within one institution, particularly a school.

    Intramural sports involve teams that are all within the same school.

  3. intramural(Adjective)

    Within the substance of the walls of an organ.

    intramural pregnancy

  4. Origin: From Latin intramuralis, from prefix intra-, within, + murus, wall, + adjective suffix -alis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intramural(adj)

    being within the walls, as of a city

  2. Intramural(adj)

    being within the substance of the walls of an organ; as, intramural pregnancy

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Intramural

    in-tra-mū′ral, adj. within the walls.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intramural in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intramural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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