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Vir

Latin
Man

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Virile

Adjective
Masculine; manly

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Virtue

Noun
Right action; moral goodness

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Virtuoso

Noun
Someone extraordinarily skilled in a particular art

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Dem

Greek
People

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Demagogue

Noun
A leader who appeals to people's emotions to gain power

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Demographic

Adjective
Having certain characteristics in common, such as age, race or gender

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Pandemic

Adjective
Having am effect on a large area or region
Syn: rampant
Ant: confined

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Polit

Greek
City

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Cosmopolitan

Adjective
Worldly or sophisticated
Syn: cultured
Ant: unpolished

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Politicize

Verb
To give a political character to something

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Apolitical

Adjective
Having no interest in politics; not political

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Civis

Latin
Citizen

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Civility

Noun
Politeness; courteousness
Syn: decorum
Ant: rudeness

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Civic

Adjective
Having to do with the business of a town or community

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Civilize

Verb
To make more cultured or refined
Syn: polish