Flashcards in Lesson 2 Deck (17):

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## trilogy

### a group of three literary or musical works that have a related theme

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## trisect

### to divide into three parts

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## triumvirate

### board of three

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## quadrant

### a quarter of a circle or its circumference

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## quartet

### a musical composition for four voices or instruments

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## quatrain

### a stanza or group of four lines of poetry

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## decimate

### to destroy a large part of

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## decathlon

### an athletic contest in which each athlete takes part in ten events

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## bicentennial

### a two hundredth anniversary

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## centenary

### pertaining to a one hundred year period

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## centigrade

### referring to a thermometer scale of 100 degrees where water freezes at zero and boils at 100

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## tri (root)

### three

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## tres (root)

### three

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## quartus (root)

### fourth

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## quatuor (root)

### four

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## decem (root)

### ten

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