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Flashcards in Latin Roots #7 Deck (26):
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Anim

Life, spirit, mind, soul

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Vit, viv

Live

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Mort

Death

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Mord, mors

Bite

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Morb

Illness

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Mor

Custom

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Dorm

Sleep

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Somn

Sleep; dream

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Torp

Stupor, numbness

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Para, par [pair]

Prepare, ward off

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Par [pair, peer]

Equal

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Magnanimous

High-minded, noble

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Revivify

To restore to life; give new life to; revive; reanimate

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Immortal

Not mortal; not liable or subject to death; undying

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Mordant

Sharply caustic or sarcastic; biting

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Morbific

Causing disease

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Morality

Conformity to the rules of right conduct; moral or virtuous conduct

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Dormant

Lying asleep or as if asleep; inactive; torpid

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Insomnia

Inability to obtain sufficient sleep; difficulty in falling or staying asleep; sleeplessness

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Torpid

Inactive or sluggish

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Apparatus

Any complex instrument or mechanism for a specific purpose

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Parity

Equality, as in amount, status, or character

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Viviparous

Bringing forth living young rather than eggs

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Animation

Animated quality; liveliness, vivacity, spirit

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Vitality

Capacity to live or grow

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Peer

A person who is equal to another in abilities, qualifications, age, background, and social status