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Ultima

Latin
“last”

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Ultimate

adj. Surpassing all others; definitive

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Penultimate

adj. Just before the final; next to last

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Ultimatum

n. A demand or threat that is final

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Fin

Latin
“end, border, limit”

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Infinite

adj. Without beginning or end

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Difinitive

adj. Defining for all others; standard
“syn: absolute ant: uncertain”


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Infinitesimal

adj. Extremely small; incalculably or immeasurably small
syn: microscopic ant: huge

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Nov

Latin
“new”

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Novel

adj. New and different
Syn: Original
Ant: Stale

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Novice

n. An inexperienced person; amateur
syn: beginner ant: expert

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Innovative

adj. Showing creativity and originality
syn: inventive ant: conservative

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Prim

Latin “first”

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Primal

adj. Original; dating from the beginning of existence
syn: primitive ant: modern

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Primeval

adj. Extremely ancient; of earliest time
syn: primordial

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Primacy

n. Condition of being first in time or importance