PRONUNCIATION: (IN-tuhr AY-lee-uh, AH-)

MEANING: adverb: Among other things.

ETYMOLOGY: From Latin inter (among) + alius (other). Earliest documented use: 1665.

A THOUGHT FOR TODAY: The door of a bigoted mind opens outwards so that the only result of the pressure of facts upon it is to close it more snugly. -Ogden Nash, poet (19 Aug 1902-1971)

INTERALIAS - a death in the Witness Protection program

INTERALGIA - the blessed pain-free interval between labor contractions

INTERNALIA - a orgy of first-year medical residents