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Ultima

Latin: Last

Ultimate, Penultimate, Ultimatum

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Fin

Latin: End, Border, Limit

Infinite, Definite, Infinitesimal

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Nov

Latin: New

Novel, Novice, Innovative

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Prim

Latin: First

Primal, Primeval, Privacy

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Ultimate

Adj.
Surpassing all others, definitive
Ultima

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Penultimate

Adj.
Just before the final; next to last
Ultima

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Ultimatum

Noun
A demand or threat that is final
Ultima

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Infinite

Adj.
Without beginning or end
Fin

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Definitive

Adj.
Defining for all others; standard
Fin
Syn: Absolute
Ant: Uncertain

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Infinitesimal

Adj.
Extremely small; incalculably or immeasurably small
Fin
Syn: Microscopic
Ant: Huge

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Novel

Adj.
New and different
Nov
Syn: Original
Ant: Stale

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Novice

Noun
An inexperienced person; amateur
Nov
Syn: Beginner
Ant: Expert

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Innovative

Adj.
Showing creativity and originality
Nov
Syn: Inventive
Ant: Conservative

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Primal

Adj.
Original; dating
Prim
Syn: Primtive
Ant: Modern

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Primeval

Adj.
Extremely ancient; of earliest time
Prim
Syn: Primordial

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Primacy

Noun
Condition of being first in time or importance
Prim