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Flashcards in Stem List 71 Deck (100)
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Man

Hand

1

Transcend

Go Beyond

2

Ri

Back

3

Ven

Come

4

Prostrate

Lying Face Down

5

Rogat

To ask

6

Pre

Before

7

Odious

Disgusting

8

Phobia

A fear

9

Bibliophile

Booklover

10

Perplex

Confuse

11

Ab

Away

12

Neuro

Nerve

13

Apothegm

Pithy Saying

14

Apocrypha

Unauthentic works

15

Anim

Mind

16

Cup

Greed, desire

17

Ineffable

Inexpressable

18

Vituperate

To violently revile

19

Scend

Climb

20

Pat (spatium)

Space

21

Specious

False

22

Incunabula

Infancy

23

Ambient

Surrounding

24

Duct

Lead

25

Ambul

Walk

26

Prohibition

Interdiction

27

Abundant

Copious

28

Hend

Grasp

29

Intent or Hatred

Animus

30

Healthful

Salubrious

31

Physical Beauty

Pulchritude

32

Toss out the window

Defenstrate

33

Thought to be

Putative

34

Thana (thanatos)

Death

35

An obsequious parasite

Sycohant

36

A swift report

Riposte

37

Able to walk

Ambulatory

38

To elaborate

Expatiate

39

Pos

Put

40

Phon

Sound

41

Holding Stubbornly

Pertinacious

42

Oily

Oleaginous

43

A beggar

Mendicant

44

Fear of Foreigners

Xenophobia

45

Evil Unbeliever

Miscreant

46

"Painting" of a night scene

Nocturne

47

Secretary

Amanuensis

48

Pate (patein)

To walk

49

Just begun

Inchoate

50

Ethes (ethos)

Custom

51

Commensurate

Of like measure

52

Trunc

Stem

53

Dictum

A pronouncement

54

Euthanasia

Mercy killing

55

Se

Apart

56

Risible

Laughable

57

Sublime

Noble

58

Xeno

Stranger, Foreigner

59

Persiflage

Flippant style

60

Auto

Self, I

61

Und

Wave

62

Ambivalence

Conflicting Feelings

63

Obsequious

Servile

64

Lect

Gather

65

Mend

Flaw

66

Phan

Say, show, appearance

67

Adventitious

Accidental

68

Dict

Say

69

Ten

Thin, hold

70

Peri

Around

71

Auto da fe

Burning a heretic

72

Stoicism

Indifferent to sensation

73

Prolegomenon

Preliminary statement

74

Temerarious

Reckless

75

To cut short

Truncate

76

Nuhil

None, nothing

77

Ver

True

78

Sopor

Sleep

79

Nulli (null)

Nothing, none

80

Vac

Empty

81

Circum

Around

82

Pen (pend)

Hang

83

Dia

Across

84

Pro

For, forward, before

85

Ad

To

86

Noct

Night

87

Spec

Look

88

Sub

Under

89

Ambi

Both

90

Per

Through

91

Rules of ceremony

Protocol

92

Mutually destructive

Internecine

93

In

In, not

94

Vitu (vitium)

Vice

95

Trans

Across, over

96

Super

Over, above

97

A slow movement

Adagio

98

A farewell speech

Valediction

99

To object

Demur