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Vir

Man

2

Virile

Masculine
Adj

3

Virtue

Right action
Noun

4

Virtuoso

Someone extraordinary.
Noun

5

Dem

People
Greek

6

Demagogue

A people who appeals to people's emotions to gain power.
Noun
Greek

7

Demographic

Having certain characteristics in common.
Adj.
Greek

8

Pandemic

Having an effect on large areas.
Adj.
Greek
Synonym: rampant
Antonym: confined

9

Polit

City
Greek

10

Cosmopolitan

Worldly or sophisticated.
Adj.
Greek
Synonym: cultured
Antonym: unpolished

11

Politicize

To give political character to something.
Verb
Greek

12

Apolitical

Having no interests in politics.
Adj.
Greek

13

Civis

Citizen
Latin

14

Civility

Politeness
Noun
Latin
Synonym: decorum
Antonym: rudeness

15

Civic

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

16

Civilize

To make more cultured.
Verb
Synonym: polish