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Ultima

Latin. Ultimus means last
Ultimate, Penultimate, Ultimatum

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Ultimate

Adj. Surpassing all others; definitive
Root: Ultima

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Penultimate

Adj. Just before the final; next to last
Root: Ultima

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Ultimatum

N. A demand or threat that is final
Root: Ultima

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Fin

Latin. Finis means end,border,limit
Infinite, Definitive, Infinitesimal

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Infinite

Adj. Without beginning or end
Root: Fin

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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: Microscopic
Ant: Huge

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Nov

Latin. Novus means new
Novel, Novice, Innovative

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Novel

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

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Novice

N. An inexperienced 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. Primus means first
Primal, Primeval, Primacy

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Primal

Adj. Original; dating back 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