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Anarchy

A state of society without government or law; confusion and disorder.

2

Algia

Pain

3

Fibromyalgia

A syndrome characterized by chronic pain, stiffness and tenderness of muscles, tendons, and joints without detectable inflammation.

4

Dif/dis

Away,apart,remove

5

Disconsolate

Utterly dejected; cheerless; melancholy; hopelessly unhappy.

6

A/an

Without, absent of

7

Equi

Equal

8

Equilibrium

A state of rest or balance due to the equal action of opposing forces; mental or emotional balance

9

Jur/jus

Swear,law,right

10

Perjury

The criminal offense of making false statements under oath

11

Ortho

Straight, correct

12

Orthopedic

Designed to help correct or lessen the discomfort of disorders of the spine and joints

13

Post

After,behind

14

Posthumous

Occurring after someone's deaths

15

Punct

Hit,pierce,point

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Compunction

A strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt; shame felt for wrong-doing

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Tag/tig

Touch,feel,reach

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Contiguous

Touching, in contact; near without actually touching.

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Tract

Drag or pull

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Extract

To draw or pull out, often with great force or effort