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Flashcards in Latin Roots #2 Deck (28):
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Son

Sound

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Verb

Words

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Lingu

Language; tongue

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Langu

Faint; weary

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Ver

Truth

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Vor

Eat

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Vir

Man

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Virtu

Strength; virtue

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Omni-

All

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Multi-

Many

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Pauci-

Few

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Long-

Long

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Brev-

Short

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Supersonic

Greater than the speed of sound waves through air

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Verbal

Of or pertaining to words

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Lingual

Pertaining to languages

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Languid

Lacking in vigor or vitality; Slack or slow

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Veracity

Conformity to truth or fact; accuracy

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Voracity

The condition or quality of consuming or craving large quantities of food

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Virile

Of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or befitting a man

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Virtuoso

A person who has special skill or knowledge in a field

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Omnivorous

Eating all kinds of food indiscriminately

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Multilingual

Dealing with of involving several or many languages

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Paucity

Smallness of quantity; scarcity

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Elongate

To increase in length

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Brevity

Shortness in time or duration

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Verity

The state or quality of being true

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Verbose

Characterized by the use of many or too many words