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Flashcards in Roots Deck (51):
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Belli

Rebellion

War

Insurgence

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Biblio

Bibliography

Book


3

Bio

Biology

Life

4

Cosmo

Microcosm

Order

Little world

5

Cycl

Cyclone

Circle

System of winds

6

Dic

Dichotomy

Two

Contradiction

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Dict

Dictate

Word

Behest Charge Commandment

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Duc

Conducive

Carry, lead

Facilitative, favourable, beneficial, valuable, advantageous, opportune, propitious, encouraging, promising, convenient

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Duct

Conduct

Carry lead

Administration, care, charge, control, direction

10

Fac

Facsimile

Do, make

Copy, clone

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Fact

Manufacture

Do make

Fabricate, assemble

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Fect

Perfect

Do make

Ideal, model,

13

Form

Uniform

Shape

Constant, unvarying, consistent

14

Fort

Fortify

Strong

Strengthen, reinforce, toughen

15

Geo

Geography

Earth

16

Gram

Telegram

Write

Telemessage, cablegram, radiogram

17

Graph

Autograph

Write

Signature

18

Homo

Homophone

Same


Same pronunciation different meanings

19

Log

Dialog

Speech, study of

Conversation, talk

20

Logy

Analogy

Speech, study of

Similarity, parallel, correspondence, likeness

21

Man

Manage

hand

Adress, contend with, cope with

22

Manu

Manual

Hand

done with one's hands

23

Mater

Maternity

Mother, home

Motherliness, motherhood

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Matri

Matriarch

Mother, home

A woman who is the head of a family or tribe.

25

Medi

Mediocre

Middle

ordinary, common, commonplace, indifferent, average, middle-of-the-road, middling,

26

Miss

Dismiss

Send

axe, fire, oust, expel

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Mit

Submit

Send

Put forward, yield, give in, present

28

Multi

Multiply

Many

Increase, increase exponentially, grow, become more numerous,

29

Nom

Nominate

Name

Put forward, propose, appoint

30

Nym

synonym

Name

A word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language

31

Pater

paternal

Father

fatherly, fatherlike, patriarchal, protective

32

Pathy

Sympathy

feeling, suffering

commiseration, consideration

33

Patri

patriarch

father

senior figure, father, paterfamilias, leader, elder, grandfather

34

Ped

Pedal

Foot

35

Port

Transport

Carry

convey, carry, take, transfer, move, shift, bring,

36

Scend

climb

ascend

ascend, mount, scale, scramble up, clamber up, shin up

37

Scrib

scribble

Write

scratch, scrawl, squiggle

38

Secut

Consecutive

Follow

successive, succeeding, following, in succession,

39

Sent

Consent

feel

agreement, assent, concurrence, accord

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Sequ

Subsequently

Follow

Synonyms afterward (or afterwards), later, latterly, after, thereafter

41

Tact

contact

touch

Touch, proximity, association

42

Tempor

Contemporary

time

coeval, modern

43

Trac

Attractive

Pull, draw out

appealing, agreeable, pleasing,

44

Vene

Convene

como, go

summon, call together

45

Vent

advent

come, go

arrival, appearance, emergence, materialization,

46

Vers

reverse

Turn

back, go back, go backwards,

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Vert

Convert

Turn

change, turn, transform, metamorphose, transfigure, transmute, translate

48

Voc

Vocal

Voice, call

vocalized, voiced, spoken, said,

49

Vok

revoke

Voice, call

Cancel, repeal, rescind, reverse, abrogate,

50

Volu

Convolute

Turn, roll

complicated, complex, involved, intricate, elaborate,

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Volve

Involve

Turn, roll

implicate, include, require