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interim
the period of time between
inter - between
sinecure
any office providing an income but requiring little or no work
sine - without; cura - care, concern
convoke
to call together for a meeting
voco - to call
laudatory
expressing praise
laudo - to praise
linguistics
1). the science of language 2). the study of the structure and development of a language
lingua - a tongue; a language
subside
1). to grow less; to die down; to let up 2). to sink or fall to the ottom
sub - under; sedeo - to sit
celestial
1). of the sky or universe 2). heavenly
caelum - the sky
repugnant
1). distateful, disagreeable 2). constradictory; inconsistent3). opposed; antagonistics; averse
pugno - to fight
circumnavigate
to sail around
circum - around; navigo - to sail
sacrament
any of several solemn religious acts of the Christian church, eg. baptism, Eucharist
sacer - holy
demonstrable
able to be shown or proved
monstro - to show
magnitude
greatness of size, extent, or importance
magnus - large; great