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VIR

man

2

VIRILE

adj. Masculine; manly

3

VIRTUE

“n. Right action; moral goodness”

4

VIRTUOSO

“n. Someone extraordinarily skilled in a particular art”

5

DEM

people

6

DEMAGOGUE

“n. A leader who appeals to people’s emotions to gain power”

7

DEMOGRAPHIC

“adj. Having certain characteristics in common, such as age, race, or gender”

8

PANDEMIC

“adj. Having an effect on a large area or region”
syn: rampant
ant: confined

9

POLIT

city

10

COSMOPOLITAN

“adj. Worldly or sophisticated”
syn: cultured
ant: unpolished

11

POLITICIZE

“v. To give a political character to something.”

12

APOLITICAL

“adj. Having no interest in politics; not political”

13

CIVIS

citizen

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CIVILITY

n. Politeness; courteousness
syn: decorum
ant: rudeness

15

CIVIC

“adj. Having to do with the business of a town or community”

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CIVILIZE

“v. To make more cultured or refined”
syn: polish