L-5 Flashcards Preview

Vocab > L-5 > Flashcards

Flashcards in L-5 Deck (20):
1

ecumenism

Noun
The principle or aim of promoting unity among the world's Christian churches

2

emulator

Noun
Match of surpass a person or achievment, usually by imitation

3

exemption

Noun
Process of freeing from an obligation or liability imposed on others

4

emphatic

Adjective
Showing or giving emphasis, expressing something forcibly and clearly

5

epoch

Noun
A period of time in history, typically one marked by notable events or characteristics

6

eco

Greek
house

7

emul

Latin
striving to equal, rivaling

8

em, empt

Latin
buy

9

en, em

Greek
in, within

10

epi, ep

Greek
upon

11

abberation

Noun
A departure from what is normal, usual or expected, typically one that in unwelcome

12

esoteric

Adjective
Intended for or likely to be understood by only a small number of people with a specialized knowledge or interest

13

ethology

Noun
The study of human behavior and social organization from a biological persepective

14

etymology

Noun
The study of the origin of words and the way their meanings have changed throughout history

15

extremity

Noun
The furthest point or limit of something

16

err

Latin
stray

17

eso

Greek
within

18

etho, eth, ethi

Greek
custom, habit

19

etym

Greek
true

20

extrem

Latin
utmost, outermost