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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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Definitive

Adj. defining of 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