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"infra" ("below") spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.


In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.

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grammar is modifier

"infra-" is a type of prefix


A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "beneath" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.

Examples of how the word is used

infra- illustration In 1996 the Infrared Photography Mailinglist was created.
infra- illustration I've been providing resources in relation to Information Infrastructure since 1995.