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Flashcards in Latin Roots #5 Deck (32):
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Aur

Ear

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Ocul

Eye

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Vid, vis

See

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Divid, divis

Separate

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Spec, spic, spect

Look at; examine

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Aud, audit

Hear

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Gust

Taste

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Ger, gest

Bear; carry

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Palp

Feel; touch

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Tang, ting, tag, tig, tact

Touch

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Tac, tic

Silent

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Teg, tect

Cover

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Aur-

Gold

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Argent-

Silver

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Ferr-

Iron

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Plumb-

Lead

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-fer, -ferrous

Bear; carry; produce

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Aural

Of or pertaining to the ear or the sense of hearing

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Oculist

A doctor of medicine specializing in diseases, function, and anatomy of the eye

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Invisible

Not visible; not perceptible by the eye

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Indivisible

Not separable into parts; incapable of being divided

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Expect

To anticipate the occurrence or coming of

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Audible

Capable of being heard

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Disgust

A strong distaste; nausea; loathing

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Ingest

To take, as in food, into the body

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Impalpable

Incapable of being perceived by the sense of touch

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Tangible

Capable of being touched

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Tacit

Unvoiced or unspoken

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Detective

Serving to uncover the existence of

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Aureate

Golden or gilded

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Argent

Like silver; silvery white

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Ferriferous

Producing or yielding iron