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copious
plentiful,abundant
copia - supply, plenty,abundance
repatriation
a returning or being allowed to return to one's own country
patria - the fatherland
materialism
1). the belief that there is no spiritual component to man; 2). a tendency to care too much for the things of this world
materia - the matter; timber
despair
(v) to lose hope (n). loss of hope
spero - to hope; despero - to have no hope
terrestrial
(n) an in habitant of the earth;
terra - the earth, land
elaborate
(v)to work out with care; to add details to (adj) worked out in great detail or with much ornamentation
laboro - to work, labor; to suffer
alliteration
the repetition of the same sound, usually a consonant, in close succession
littera - a letter of the alphabet
habitat
the place where a plant or animal naturally grows
habito - to live dwell
provoke
1). to incite to some action; 2). to excite to some feeling, often anger
voco - to call; provoco - to rouse
conservative
tending to keep things as they are, to oppose change
servo - to save; to guard
insulate
to set apart, detach from the rest
insula - an island
inundate
to flood
unda - a wave; inundo - to overflow