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Anarchy

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

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Algia

Pain

3

Fibromyalgia

Syndrome characterized by chronic pain, stiffness, and tenderness of muscles, tendons

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Dif/dis

Away, apart, remove

5

Disconsolate

Utterly detected, cheerless, melancholy

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Equi

Equal

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Equilibrium

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

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Jur/Jus

Swear, law, right

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Perjury

The criminal offense of making false statements under oath

10

Ortho

Straight or correct

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Orthopedic

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

12

Post

After or behind

13

Posthumous

Occurring after someone's death

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Punct

Hit, pierce, point

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Compunction

A strong unseeing 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,

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Tract

Drag, pull

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Extract

To draw or pull out

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A/an

Without, absence of