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Flashcards in Latin Roots #6 Deck (30):
1

Sens, sent

Feel; be aware

2

Cern, cert, cret

Sift; separate; distinguish; decide

3

Crim, crimin

Judgement; accusation; crime

4

Sci

Know

5

Sap, sip

Taste; discern; be wise

6

Sag

Shrewd; wise

7

Fa, fat, fess

Speak

8

Far

Divine law

9

Fatu

Foolish

10

Fac, fact, fect, -fic, -fy

Do; make; cause

11

Fing, fig, fict

Form; shape; invent; imagine

12

Fig, fix, -fy

Fasten; pierce

13

Simil, simul, sembl

Together; likeness

14

Quasi-

As if; seemingly

15

Non-, ne- (rarely, neg-)

Not

16

Sensitive

Endowed with sensation; having perception through the senses

17

Discern

To distinguish mentally; recognize as distinct or different

18

Discriminate

To note or observe a difference

19

Omniscient

Having complete or unlimited knowledge, awareness, or understanding

20

Insipid

Without distinctive, interesting, or stimulating qualities

21

Sagacious

Having or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical sense

22

Affable

Pleasantly easy to approach and to talk to

23

Nefarious

Extremely wicked or villainous

24

Fatuous

Foolish or inane, especially in an unconscious, complacent manner

25

Factory

A building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods

26

Fiction

Something feigned, invented, or imagined

27

Prefix

Something put before or in front

28

Assemble

To bring together or gather into one place, company, body, or whole

29

Simulate

To assume or have the appearance or characteristics of

30

Quasihistorical

Resembling that of, pertaining to, or characteristic of history or past events