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a, an

not, without

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ab, a

from, away, apart

3

ac, acr

sharp, sour

4

ad, a

to, toward

5

ali, altr

another

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am, ami

love

7

ambi, amphi

both

8

ambl, ambul

walk

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ann, enn

year

10

ante, ant

before

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anthrop

human

12

anti, ant

against, opposite

13

aud

hear

14

auto

self

15

belli, bell

war

16

bene, ben

good

17

bi

two

18

biblio

book

19

bio

life

20

burs

money, purse

21

cad, cas, cid

happen, fall

22

cap, cip

head

23

carn

flesh

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cap, capt, cept, cip

take, hold, seize

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ced, cess

yield, go

26

chrom

color

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chron

time

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cide

murder

29

circum

around

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clin, cliv

slope

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clud, clus, claus, clois

shut, close

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co, com, con

with, together

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cogn, gno

know

34

contra

against

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corp

body

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cosmo, cosm

world

37

crac, crat

rule, power

38

cred

trust, believe

39

cresc, cret

grow

40

culp

blame, fault

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curr, curs

run

42

de

down, out, apart

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dec

ten, tenth

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demo, dem

people

45

di, diurn

day

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dia

across

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dic, dict

speak

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dis, dif, di

not, apart, away

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doc, doct

teach

50

dol

pain

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duc, duct

lead

52

ego

self

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en, em

in, into

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err

wander

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eu

well, good

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ex, e

out, out of

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fac, fic, fect, fy, fea

make, do

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fal, fals

decieve

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ferv

boil

60

fid

faith, trust

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flu, flux

flow

62

fore

before

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frag, frac

break

64

fus

pour

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gen

birth, class, kin

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grad, gress

step

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graph, gram

writing

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grat

pleasing

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grav, griev

heavy

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greg

crowd, flock

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habit, hibit

have, hold

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hap

by chance

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helio, heli

sun

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hetero

other

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hol

whole

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homo

same

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homo

man

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hydr

water

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hyper

too much, excess

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hypo

too little, under

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in, ig, il, im, ir

not

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in, il, im, ir

in, on, into

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inter

between, among

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intra, intr

within

85

it, iter

within

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ject, jet

throw

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jour

day

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jud

judge

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junct, jug

join

90

jur

swear, law

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lat

side

92

lav, lau, lu

wash

93

leg, lec, lex

read, speak

94

lev

light

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liber

free

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lig, lect

choose, gather

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lig, li, ly

bind

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ling, lang

tongue

99

liter

letter

100

lith

stone

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loqu, loc, log

speech, thought

102

luc, lum

light

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lud, lus

play

104

macro

great

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mag, maj, mas, max

great

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mal

bad

107

man

hand

108

mar

sea

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mater, matr

mother

110

medi

middle

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mega

great

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memor, memen

remember

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meter, metr, mens

measure

114

micro

small

115

mis

wrong, bad, hate

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mit, miss

send

117

moll

soft

118

mon, monit

warn

119

mono

one

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mor

custom, manner

121

mor, mort

dead

122

morph

shape

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mov, mot, mob, mom

move

124

mut

change

125

nat, nasc

born

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nau, nav

ship, sailor

127

neg

not, deny

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neo

new

129

nihil

none, nothing

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nom, nym

name

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nox, nic, nec, noc

harm

132

nov

new

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numer

number

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ob

against

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omni

all

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oner

burden

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oper

work

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pac

peace

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palp

feel

140

pan

all

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pater, patr

father

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path, pass

feel, suffer

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pec

money

144

ped, pod

foot

145

pel, puls

drive

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pen

almost

147

pend, pens

hang

148

per

through, by, for, throughout

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per

against, destruction

150

peri

around

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pet

seek, go toward

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phil

love

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phob

fear

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phon

sound

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plac

calm, please

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pon, pos

put, place

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port

carry

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pot

drink

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pot

power

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pre

before

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prim, pri

first

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pro

ahead, forth

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proto

first

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prox, prop

near

166

pyr

fire

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quad, quar, quat

four

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ques, quer, quis, quir

question

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quie

quiet

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quint, quin

five

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radi, rami

branch

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rect, reg

straight, rule

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reg

king, rule

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retro

backward

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rid, ris

laugh

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rog

ask

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rud

rough, crude

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rupt

break

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sacr, sanct

holy

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scrib, script, scriv

write

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se

apart, away

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sec, sect, seg

cut

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sed, sid

sit

184

sem

seed, sow

185

sen

old

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sent, sens

feel, think

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sequ, secu

follow

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sim, sem

similar, same

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sign

mark, sign

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sin

curve

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sol

sun

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sol

alone

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somn

sleep

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son

sound

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soph

wisdom

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spec, spic

see, look

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sper

hope

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spers, spar

scatter

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spir

breathe

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strict, string

bind

201

struct, stru

build

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sub

under

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summ

highest

204

super, sur

above

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surge, surrect

rise

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syn, sym

together

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tacit, tic

silent

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tact, tag, tang

touch

209

ten, tin, tain

hold, twist

210

tend, tens, tent

stretch

211

term

end

212

terr

earth, land

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test

witness

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the

god

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therm

heat

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tim

fear, frightened

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top

place

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tort

twist

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torp

stiff, numb

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tox

poison

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tract

draw

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trans

across, over through, beyond

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trem, trep

shake

224

turb

shake

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umbr

shadow

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uni, un

one

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urb

city

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vac

empty

229

val, vail

value, strength

230

ven, vent

come

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verb

word

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vert, vers

turn

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vict, vinc

conquer

235

vid, vis

see

236

vil

base, mean

237

viv, vit

life

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voc, vok, vow

call, voice

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vol

wish

240

volv, volut

turn, roll

241

vor

eat