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VIR

Man
Virile, Virtue, Virtuoso

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Virile

Adj.
Masculine.
VIR

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Virtue

N.
Right action.
VIR

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Virtuoso

N.
Someone extraordinarily skilled in a particular art.
VIR

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DEM

People
Demagogue, Demographic, Pandemic

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Demagogue

N.
A leader who appeals to people's emotions to gain power.
DEM

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Demographic

Adj.
Having certain characteristics in common, such as age, race, or gender.
DEM

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Pandemic

Adj.
Having an effect on a large area or region.
DEM
SYN-Rampant
ANT-Confined

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POLIT

City.
Cosmopolitan, Politicize, Apolitical

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Cosmopolitan

Adj.
Worldly.
POLIT
SYN-Cultured
ANT-Unpolished

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Politicize

V.
To give a political character to something.
POLIT

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Apolitical

Adj.
Having no interest in politics.
POLIT

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CIVIS

Citizen
Civility, Civic, Civilize

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Civility

N.
Politeness.
CIVIS
SYN-Decorum
ANT-Rudeness

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Civic

Adj.
Having to do with the business of a town or community.
CIVIS

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Civilize

V.
To make more cultured or refined.
CIVIS
SYN-POLISH