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Vinc/ Vinct

To conquer
Latin
Invincible, provincial, evince

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Invincible

Adj.
Unable to be unconquered
Latin
SYN. Invulnerable
Ant. Vulnerable

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Provincial

Adj.
Limited in knowledge of the world
Latin

4

Evince

V.
To establish
Latin

5

DUC/ DUCT

To lead
Latin
Conducive, induce, deduce

6

Conducive

Adj.
Supportive, encouraging
latin
SYN. Helpful favorable

7

Induce

V.
To lead towards some action
Latin
SYN. Persuade
Ant. Discourage

8

Deduce

V.
To draw a conclusion from fact
Latin
SYN. Conclude

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TRACT

To drag
Latin
Protracted, intractable, retract

10

Protracted

Adj.
Extended in time
Latin
SYN. Lingering
Ant. Brief

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Intractable

Adj.
Stubborn, obstinate; hard to move coward
Latin
SYN. Immovable
Ant. Malleable

12

Retract

V.
To draw back, withdraw
Latin
SYN. Repeal

13

PETO

To seek aggressively, to assail, to rush
Latin
Petulant, impetuous, impetus

14

Petulant

Adj.
Irritable or short- tempered
Latin

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Impetuous

Adj.
Acting passionately and without forethought
Latin
SYN. Rash
Ant. Careful

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Impetus

N.
That which drives one, momentum
Latin
SYN.stimulus