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uni
one
uniparous
producing but one egg or offspring at a time
unipod
a one-legged support used to hold a camera steady
unilateral
taken by one side only
unique
Being the only one of its kind
unison
An instance of agreement; concord
monophonic
having a single unaccompanied melodic line
monoplegia
paralysis involving one limb
dual
consisting of two parts
duplex
Having two apartments, divisions, or floors
bicentennial
200 years
binocular
2 eyes
bigamy
married to 2 ppl at once
binary
made up of two parts
biped
two-footed animal
quadriplegia
Complete paralysis of the body from the neck down
quadruped
4 footed animal
quartile
The value of the boundary at the 25th, 50th, or 75th percentiles of a frequency distribution divided into four parts, each containing a quarter of the population.
quintessential
being the most typical:
quinquagenarian
A person 50 years old, or in his or her fifties.
quindeccenial
Occurring once every 15 years.
nonagenarian
A person 90 years old or between 90 and 100 years old
novena
a Roman Catholic devotion consisting of prayers on nine consecutive days
decathlon
an athletic contest consisting of ten different events
centenarian
One who is 100 years old or older
centigrade
celsius
multiparous
Giving birth to more than one offspring at a time
multifaceted
Having many facets or aspects; versatile
multifarious
Having great variety; diverse; versatile
multitudinous
Very numerous; existing in great numbers
polygamy
The condition or practice of having more than one spouse at one time
polyglot
Speaking, writing, written in, or composed of several languages
omnivorous
Eating ALL, both animal and vegetable foods
omniscient
knowing everything
omnifarious
of all varieties or forms or kinds
omnibus
an anthology of articles on a related subject or an anthology of the works of a single author
monogram
A design composed of one or more letters, typically the initials of a name, used as an identifying mark
monopoly
Exclusive control by one group of the means of producing or selling a commodity or service
monotheism
The doctrine or belief that there is only one God
duologue
A dialogue or conversation between two persons
duo
Two people or two things in close association
duplicate
Existing or growing in two corresponding parts; double
bilinguist
One versed in two languages
triplicate
One of a set of three identical objects or copies
triplets
A group or set of three of one kind
tricycle
A vehicle, used especially by small children, that has three wheels, one at the front and two at the back, and is usually propelled by pedals
tripod
1. A three-legged object, such as a cauldron, stool, or table.
2. An adjustable three-legged stand, as for supporting a transit or camera
tricolored
Having three colors
quadrant
A circular arc of 90°; one fourth of the circumference of a circle
quadruplets
a group of four offspring born at one birth
quintuple
Consisting of five parts or members
monogram
A design composed of one or more letters, typically the initials of a name, used as an identifying mark
monopoly
Exclusive control by one group of the means of producing or selling a commodity or service
monotheism
The doctrine or belief that there is only one God
duologue
A dialogue or conversation between two persons
duo
Two people or two things in close association
duplicate
Existing or growing in two corresponding parts; double
bilinguist
One versed in two languages
triplicate
One of a set of three identical objects or copies
triplets
A group or set of three of one kind
tricycle
A vehicle, used especially by small children, that has three wheels, one at the front and two at the back, and is usually propelled by pedals
tripod
1. A three-legged object, such as a cauldron, stool, or table.
2. An adjustable three-legged stand, as for supporting a transit or camera
tricolored
Having three colors
quadrant
A circular arc of 90°; one fourth of the circumference of a circle
quadruplets
a group of four offspring born at one birth
quintuple
Consisting of five parts or members
sextet
A group of six
sexagenarian
A person who is 60 years old or between the ages of 60 and 70
sextuple
Consisting of six parts or members
sexcentenary
A 600th anniversary or its commemoration
September
The ninth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar
septuagenarian
A person who is 70 years old or between the ages of 70 and 80
septennial
1. Occurring every seven years.
2. Consisting of or continuing for seven years
octagon
A polygon with eight sides and eight angles
october
The tenth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar
octahedron
A polyhedron with eight plane surfaces
octave
A group or series of eight (lots more definitions but u can look em up)
octangular
Having eight angles
mono
one
du
two
bi
two
tri
three
quar, quad
four
quint
five
sex
six
septem
seven
octa
eight
novum
nine
november
The 11th month of the year in the Gregorian calendar
nonagon
A polygon with nine sides
deca, deci
ten
decade
A period of ten years
december
The 12th month of the year in the Gregorian calendar
decalogue
1. The Ten Commandments.
2. A fundamental set of rules having authoritative weight
decimate
1. To destroy or kill a large part of (a group)
2. To select by lot and kill one in every ten of.
cent
one hundred
century
A period of 100 years
centimeter
A unit of length equal to one hundredth (10-2) of a meter
centipede
insect having what appear to be one hundred feet
millipede
insect having what appear to be one thousand feet
millennium
A span of one thousand years
millisecond
One thousandth (10-3) of a second
million
The cardinal number equal to 10^6
milliliter
A unit of volume equal to one thousandth (10-3) of a liter
millimeter
A unit of length equal to one thousandth (10-3) of a meter, or 0.0394 inch
mille
one thousand
kilo
thousand
kilogram
1,000 grams
kilometer
A metric unit of length equal to 1,000 meters
kiloton
A unit of weight or capacity equal to 1,000 metric tons
kilocycle
1000 cycles; Kilohertz
kilowatt
A unit of power equal to 1,000 watts
multi
many, much
multilinguist
One versed in many languages
poly
many
polytheism
The worship of or belief in more than one god
polygon
A closed plane figure bounded by many line segments
polysyllabic
Having more than two and usually more than three syllables
omni
all
omnipotent
Having unlimited or universal power, authority, or force; all-powerful
pan
all
pandemic
occurring over a wide geographic area and affecting an exceptionally high proportion of the population
panoramic
as from an altitude or distance; "a bird's-eye survey"; "a panoramic view"
panacea
A remedy for all diseases, evils, or difficulties; a cure-all
pantheism
Belief in and worship of all gods
pandemonium
a state of extreme confusion and disorder
semi
half; partially
semiconscious
Partially conscious; not completely aware of sensations
semiliterate
Having achieved an elementary level of ability in reading and writing
semicircle
A half of a circle as divided by a diameter
semitropical
Partly tropical; subtropical
semitransparent
Partially transparent.