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Ultima

Latin, means last

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Ultimate

Surpassing all others.
Latin
adj.

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Penultimate

Just before the final.
Latin
Adj.

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Ultimatum

A demand or threat that is final.
Latin
Noun

5

Fin

Latin. Means end,border,limit.

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Infinite

Without beginning or end.
Latin
Adj.

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Definitive

Defining for all others.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: absolute.
Antonym: uncertain.

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Infinitesimal

Extremely small.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: microscopic
Antonym: huge

9

Nov

Latin
New

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Novel

New and different.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: original
Antonym: stale

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Novice

An inexperienced person.
Latin
Noun
Synonym: beginner
Antonym: expert

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Innovative

Showing creativity and originality.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: inventive
Antonym: conservative

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Prim

First

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Primal

Original; dating from the beginning of existence.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: primitive
Antonym: modern

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Primeval

Extremely ancient.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: primordial

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Primacy

Condition of being first in time or importance.
Latin
Noun