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Flashcards in Latin Roots #1 Deck (27):
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Voc, vok

Voice; call

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Dic, dict

Say, speak; assert

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Dica, dicat

Proclaim; set apart

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Duc, duct

Lead

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Loqu, locut

Speak

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Loc, locat

Place

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Garrul

Chatter, talk

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Equ

Equal, fair

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Ben-, bon-

Good; well

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Mal-

Bad; ill

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Soli-, sol-

Alone; only

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Magn-

Great; large

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Vocal

Of, pertaining to, or uttered with the voice

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Predict

To declare or tell in advance

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Dedicate

To set aside or assign to a specific function, task, or purpose

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Introduce

To bring to first knowledge or experience of something

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Loquacious

Characterized by excessive talk

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Location

A place or situation occupied

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Garrulous

Excessively talkative in a rambling, roundabout manner

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Equality

Correspondence in quality, degree, value, rank, or ability

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Benediction

An utterance of good wishes

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Benign

Showing or expressive of gentleness or kindness

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Malediction

Curse

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Soliloquy

The act of speaking while or as if alone

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Magniloquence

Use of extravagant language

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Equity

The quality of being fair or impartial

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Iniquity

A gross injustice or wickedness