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intercede
to plead in another's behalf
inter - between; among; cedo - to move; to yield, give way
scribe
a person whose occupation is the physical act of writing
scribo - to write
precedent
an act, statement, case, etc. that may serve as an example for a later one
prae - before; cedo - to move, to yield, give way
gesticulate
to make gestures with the hands and arms to help express an idea
gero - to bear; to carry on; to wear
beneficiary
1). a person named in a will or insurance policy to receive an inheritance 2). anyone receiving a benefit; 3). the holder of a benefice
bene - well
incapacitate
to disable; to deprive of ability or power
capio - to take; to seize, capture
concur
1). to be of the same opinion; to agree 2). to happen at the same time; 3). to combine to produce an effect
curro - to run
conducive
helpful; favorable
duco - to lead
interdict
(v) to prohibit; (n) a formal prohibition
inter - between; dico - to say, tell
magnanimous
exhibiting nobleness of spirit; unselfish; generous in overlooking injury and in judging others
magnus - great; large; animus - mind, spirit
malediction
a curse
malus - bad; dico - to say, tell
commissary
1). a deputy; 2). a store in an army camp or in a lumber camp where food and supplies can be purchased
mitto - to send; to let go