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APO, APERE, EPI, APTUM

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Latin. “to fasten,” “to attach”

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aptitude

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n. A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning.

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inept

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adj. 1. Without skill.

2. Inappropriate or out of place; foolish or absurd.

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JUNGO, JUNGERE, JUNXI, JUNCTUM

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Latin. “to join”

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adjunct

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n. An added part not essential to the whole.

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conjugate

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tr. v. To give forms of verbs in a fixed order.

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injunction

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n. An authoritative command or order.

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juncture

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n. 1. A serious state of affairs.

2. The condition or point of being joined.

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subjugate

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tr. v. To conquer; to dominate completely.

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STRINGO, STRINGERE, STRINXI, STRICTUM

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Ltin. “to draw together tightly,” “to tie”

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astringent

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adj. Harsh; severe

n. A substance that tightens tissues.

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strait

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n. 1. A narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water.
2. (usually plural) A difficulty or bad position.)

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stringent

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adj. 1. Severe; constricted; tight.

2. Pertaining to scarcity of money.