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nominal
existing in name only, not actuality; small, trifling
atmosphere
gaseous mass or envelope surrounding a clestial body, especially surrounding the Earth and retained by the body's gravitational field
paternity
fatherhood; fact or condition of being a father
patriotism
love of one's country; defense of one's country
patricide
killing of one's father
orthodontia
denta specialty and practice of correcting abnormally aligned or positioned teeth
spherical
shaped like a sphere
patri
father
spheroid
an object shaped like a sphere; round; globular; relating to a sphere
graph
write or writing
sphere
ball
hemispher
half of a sphere bounded by a great circle; half, as divided by a meridian
patriarch
paternal leader of a family or tribe
ectomy
to cut out, removal
tonsillectomy
surgical removal of the tonsils
bathysphere
reinforced, spherical deep diving chamber, manned and lowered by cable in the ocean
nom
name
appendectomy
operation or surgical removal of the appendix
ortho
sraight, correct
orthodox
conformin to the usual beliefs or established doctrines, as in relgion, politics, etc.
nominate
to put name forwards as a candidate
orthography
correct spelling, study and formulation of systems of spelling