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ver
true
luc
light
non
not
cyclical
repeating, recurring in a pattern
vis, vid
see
loc, loco
place
hydr
water
geo
earth
aud, aus
hear
reiterate
repeat, say again
voc
call
mis
bad, wrong
vista
a view
civ
citizen
visage
face, expression
contradict
assert the contrary, disagree
verisimilitude
the appearance of the truth
dehydrate
to dry
super
over, above
demagogue
leader who wins support by emotional appeal
eludicate
make clear, explain
sub
under
nonsequitur
(lat.) does not follow
ten
hold
allocate
to set aside a share
inaudible
unable to be heard
misconception
mistaken understanding
pandemonium
total confusion, uproar
omnipotent
all-powerful
geology
study of the earth
jac, ject
throw
pen, pend
hang
disinherit
to deprive of an inheritance
hab
have, live
conjecture
to guess
monograph
scholarly esaay on a narrow subject
supercilious
arrogant, with an air of superiority
viv, vit
life, alive
evoke
to call up, inspire
impending
threatening, hanging over
pot, poss
power, able
inhabit
to live in a place
chrom
color
civilian
private citizen, not military
subdue
bring under control
extra
outside, beyond
polis(t)
city
extraneous
outside the subject at hand
cosmopolitan
sophisitacted, worldy
vivacious
lively, high-spirited
impotent
powerless
tenacious
persistent, holding firmly
monochrome
in a single color
cycl
wheel, circle
contr(a)
against
dem(o)
people
ego
i, me
mono
one only
migra
wander
bibl
book
auto
self
man
hand
egocentric
self-centered
monologue
speech by one person
immigrate
to come into a land to settle
bibliophile
a lover or collector of books
autonomy
self-government, independence
emancipate
to free, release
anthrop
man
gyn
women
ben, bon
good, well
mal
bad, evil
prim
first
curs, curr
run
philanthropy
love of mankid, altruism
misogyny
hatred of women
benevolent
wishing good towards others
malopropism
a comical confusion of words
primeval
of the earliest times of the world
cursory
hasty, superficial
cardi
heart
hema, hemo
blood
forc, fort
strong
trans
across
path
feeling, disease
tact, tang
feel, touch
cardiovascular
involving the blood vessels of the heart
hemorrhage
bleeding extensively
fortitude
courage in time of trouble
transmit
to send across
sympathy
sharing anothers feelings
intangible
insubstantial, untouchable
grat
pleasing
arch
rule
duc (t)
lead
fed, fid
trust, faith
pater, patr
father
mater, matr
mother
ingratiate
curry, favor
monarchy
ruled by a single person
abduct
to carry off by force
infidel
unbeliever
patricide
killing of ones own father
matriarch
ruler who is a woman
ab
away from, separation
sens, sent
aware, intelligent
bio
life
ex, e
out, out of
con
together, with
derm
skin
absolve
to clear of blame
sensual
physically pleasureable
sentiment
attitude based on feelings
autobiography
ones own life story
ecstacy
intense delight
congregate
to gather together
pachyderm
thick-skinned animal
pan
all
omni
all
dis
take away, not
graph
writing