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Monogamy
being married to one person at a time
polygamy
having many spouses at one time
gamogenesis
sexual reproduction between married people
generate
quality of bringing to existense or life
gamogenesis
sexual reproduction between married people
genocide
extermination of a race of people
gentry
well bred people (high social position)
genealogy
the study of one's ancestory
progeny
children, descendants, offspring
genesis
an origin/begining
genetics
the science of heredity or one's orgin
Geology
the study of the Earth
geocentric
Earth as the center of earthly life and existance
geography
the recording and monitoring of the Earth's surface
geomorphology
te study of the Earth's orgin and landforms
geocide
the destruction of the Earth
geoid
Eath shaped
gnosis
the quality of knowing spiritual or mystical things
agnostic
one who ddenies or doubts the possibility of knowledege or spiritual enlightenment
prognostication
a prediction or forecast
polygon
a shape or figure with many sides or angles
octagon
an eight-sided figure
goniometer
an instrument for measuring angles
gynecology
the study of women and female disease
gynarchy
gov. ruled by women
gynaeceum
an area within a dwelling or school exlusively for women
gynecoid
shape like or characteristics of a woman
hydrophobia
the fear of water
hydroscope
an instrument for looking at objects at a distance under water
hydrocephalus
fluid on the brain-water in the head
hydrography
mapping or recording of bodies of water on Earth
hydrant
a water faucet
dehydrate
to remoce or deprive of water
hydrous
containing water
iatry
medical treatment
iatrogenic
caused by the treatement of a physician
phychiatry
medical care to mental disorders
podiatry
medical care of feet
geriatrics
medical care of the elderly
pediatrics
medical care of children
kinesthesia
the sensation of bodily position and movement
kinesiology
the study of movement
cinematograph
a movie camera or projector
lithology
the study of rocks and stones
lithoid
rock shaped or stone-line
lithic
of pertaining to or relating to stone or consisting of stone
kinesiology
the study of movement
logician
one skilled with words and logic
eulogy
tribute either oral or written in honor of a person after death
prologue
an introduction
monologue
long speech by one person or speaker
analysis
a breakdown into its speparate parts
catalyst
a person or action causing a breakdown or destruction
mania
exaggerated or unresonable desire typically w/o dillusions
pyromania
a mania or compulsion to set things on fire
kleptomania
an irresistable impule or desire to steal
mechanize
to make mechanical
polymorphous
having or passing through many or various stages or forms
morphology
the study of shape form and structure
amorphous
shapeless
metamorphisis
a complete change or tansformation of form or shape
equitable
just and fair
equilibrium
balanced
equilibrist
a tight rope walker; people with acceptional balancing skills
equinox
the time when night and day are equal
equilateral
having all sides or faces equal
extramundane
beyond ordinary, unusual
extravagant
exceeding the reasonable boundries or limits-excessive
extrajudicial
outside the authority of a court or law
extraordinary
beyond what is common or usual, renarkable
hyperbole
an obvious exageration used as a figure of speech
hyperacusis
excessively acute to the sense of hearing
hypocrite
one who puts on a false appearance
hypogeous
underground
hyponoia
dulled mental activity
hypokinesia
abnormally diminished motor function or mobility
isometric
equal in measurement
isomerous
having equal #ed parts
isomorphic
having same shape/form/appearnace
multitudinous
very numerous;having many parts; many
oligarchy
gov. or rule by a few people, few ppl have power
oligopoly
marketting condition resulting when only few sellers exist