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VINC/VICT

To conquer
Latin
Invincible, Provincial, Evince

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Invincible

Adjective
Unable to be conquered
VINC/VICT
Syn- invulnerable
Ant- vulnerable

3

Provincial

Adjective
Limited in knowledge about the world; narrow-minded
VINC/VICT
Ant- sophisticated

4

Evince

Verb
To establish; to reflect the truth

5

DUC/DUCT

To lead
Latin
Conducive, Induce, Deduce

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Conducive

Adjective
Supporting; encouraging; helping to bring out
DUC/DUCT
Syn- helpful, favorable

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Induce

Verb
To lead toward some action
DUC/DUCT
Syn- persuade
Ant- discourage

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Deduce

Verb
To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
DUC/DUCT
Syn- conclude

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Tract

To drag
Latin
Protracted, Intractable, Retract

10

Protracted

Adjective
Extended in time; prolonged
TRACT
Syn- lingering
Ant- brief

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Intractable

Adjective
Stubborn, obstinate, hard to move forward
TRACT
Syn- immovable
Ant- malleable

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Retract

Verb
To draw back; withdraw
TRACT
Syn- repeal

13

PETO

To seek aggressively, to assail, to rush
Latin
Petulant, Impetuous, Impetus

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Petulant

Adjective
Irritable or short-tempered
PETO

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Impetuous

Adjective
Acting passionately and without forethought
PETO
Syn- rash
Ant- careful

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Impetus

Noun
That which drives one; momentum
PETO
Syn- stimulus