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quadruped
an animal with four feet
bi-, di-
two
millennium
a period of a thousand years; a hoped-for period of great happiness, peace, and prosperity
oct-
eight
pentagon
a figure having five sides and five angles
cent-
hundred
penticle
a five pointed star
quint-, penta-
five
dilemma
a situation requiring a choice between two alternatives
centigrade
divided into 100 degrees
QUINTESSENCE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
THE PUREST OR MOST TYPICAL EXAMPLE... ORIGINALY MENT THE FITH ESSENCE(SPACE) THE 4 ESSENCES WERE FIRE, EARTH, WIND, AND WATER... MUST KNOW THIS WORD WORD FOR WORD
deci-
tenth
dipterous
having two wings
hepta-, sep-
seven
monotony
sameness; lack of variety
demi-, hemi-, semi-
half
unilateral
of, on, or by one side only
ennea-,non-,novem-
nine
mono-, uni-
one
centi-
hundredth
ambi-, amphi-
both, around
kilometer
a metric unit of lenght equal to 1,000 meters
milli-
thousandth
ambiance
an environment or atmosphere/feeling of a place
centimeter
a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
deca-
ten
quadr-, tetr-
four
kilo-, mili-
thousand
ambivalent
having opposit and conflicting feelings about something; unsure
ambiguous
having two or more possible meanings; indefinite, puzziling
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well
ambi-, amphi-
both, around
kilobyte
a unit of capacity equal to 1,024 bytes; which are groups of binary numbers processed as units by a computer
hexa-, ses-, sex-
six
tri-
three