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ROOT: Vinc/Vict

LATIN Vincere, Victum
MEANING: "to conquer"
WORDS:
- Invincible
- Provincial
- Evince


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Invincible

- P.O.S: Adjective
- MEANING: Unable to be conquered
- ANTONYM: Vulnerable
- SYNONYM: Invulnerable
- LATIN
- ROOT: Vinc/Vict

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Provincial

- P.O.S: Adjective
- MEANING: Limited in knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
- ANTONYM: Sophisticated
- LATIN
ROOT: Vinc/Vict

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Evince

-P.O.S: Verb
- MEANING: To establish; to reflect the truth of
- LATIN
- ROOT: Vinc/Vict

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ROOT: Duc/Duct

LATIN; Ducere, Ductum
MEANING: to lead
WORDS:
- Conductive
- Induce
- Deduce

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Conducive

-P.O.S: Adjective
-MEANING: Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
- SYNONYM: helpful, favorable
- LATIN
- ROOT: Duc/Duct

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Induce

- P.O.S: Verb
-MEANING: to lead towards some action
- SYNONYM: persuade
- ANTONYM: discourage
- LATIN
-ROOT: Duc/Duct

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Deduce

- P.O.S: verb
- MEANING: to draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
- SYNONYM: Conclude
- LATIN
- ROOT: Duc/Duct

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ROOT: Tract

LATIN; Trahere, Tractum
MEANING: to drag
Words:
- Protracted
- Intractable
- Retract

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Protracted

- P.O.S: adjective
- MEANING: extended in time; prolonged
- SYNONYM: lingering
- ANTONYM: brief
- LATIN
- ROOT: Tract

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Intractable

- P.O.S: Adjective
- MEANING: stubborn; obstinate; hard to move forward
- SYNONYM: immovable
- ANTONYM: malleable
- LATIN
- ROOT: Tract

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Retract

- P.O.S: verb
- MEANING: to draw back; withdraw
- SYNONYM: repeal
- LATIN
- ROOT: Tract

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ROOT: Peto

LATIN; Petere, Petinum
MEANING: to seek aggressively, to assail, to rush
WORDS:
- Petulant
- Impetuous
- Impetus

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Petulant

-P.O.S: Adjective
- MEANING: Irritable or short- tempered
- LATIN
- ROOT: Peto

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Impetuous

- P.O.S: Adjective
-MEANING: acting passionately and without forethought
- SYNONYM: rash
- ANTONYM: careful
- LATIN
- ROOT: Peto

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Impetus

- P.O.S: Noun
- MEANING: that which drives one; momentum
- SYNONYM: Stimulus
- LATIN
- ROOT: Peto