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Err

Latin
To wander

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Aberrant

Adjective
Deviating from a pattern or rule
Syn: abnormal
Ant: typical

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Erroneous

Adjective
Wrong or inaccurate
Syn: mistaken
Ant: correct

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Errant

Adjective
Wandering or straying
Syn: wayward
Ant: on course

5

Grad/Gress

Latin
To go forth, to proceed

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Degrade

Verb
To lower in dignity or esteem; insult
Syn: belittle
Ant: honor

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Congress

Noun
A coming together

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Egress

Noun
Act of going out; exit

9

Ven/Vent

Latin
To come

10

Convene

Verb
To call together; to assemble
Syn: gather
Ant: adjourn

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Covenant

Noun
A mutual or legal agreement
Syn: contract
Ant: break off

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Circumvent

Verb
To avoid by going around; bypass
Syn: sidestep
Ant: confront

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Cur/ Curs

Latin
To run

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Cursory

Adjective
Hasty and superficial
Syn: casual
Ant: comprehensive

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Precursor

Noun
That which comes before; forerunner
Syn: harbinger

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Recourse

Noun
Help for a problem; solution
Syn: resource

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Incursion

Noun
An attack on another's territory; a raid
Syn: invasion