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 History of this Word

"vita" (life) 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

"vita-" is a type of prefix


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

Examples of how the word is used

vita- illustration Organ transplant interests complain that vital organ donations haven't risen for the past ten years.
vita- illustration With few exceptions the body cannot manufacture vitamins.