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ULTIMA

Latin: last

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Ultimate

Adj: Surpassing all other; definitive
Root: ULTIMA

3

Penultimate

Adj: Just before the final; next to last
Root: ULTIMA

4

ULTIMATUM

N: A demand or threat that is final
Root: ULTIMA

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FIN

Latin: end, border, limit

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Infinite

Adj: Without beginning or end
Root: FIN

7

Definitive

Adj: Defining for all others; standard
Root: FIN
Syn: Absolute
Ant: Uncertain

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Infinitesimal

Adj: Extremely small; incalculably or immeasurably small
Root: FIN
Syn: Microscope
Ant: Huge

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NOV

Latin: new

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Novel

Adj: New and different
Root: NOV
Syn: Original
Ant: Stale

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Novice

N: An inexperinced person; amateur
Root: NOV
Syn: beginner
Ant: Expert

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Innovative

Adj: Showing creativity and originality
Root: NOV
Syn:Inventive
Ant: Conservative

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PRIM

Latin: first

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Primal

Adj: Original; dating from the beginning of existence
Root: PRIM
Syn: Primitive
Ant: Modern

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Primeval

Adj: Extremely ancient; of earliest time
Root: PRIM
Syn: Primordial

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Primacy

N: Condition of being first in time or importance
Root: PRIM