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VIR

Man

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Virile

Adj. masculine, manly

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Virtue

N. right action, moral goodness

3

Virtuoso

N. some one extraordinarily skilled in a subject

4

DEM

Greek
People

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Demagogue

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

6

Demographic

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

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Pandemic

Adj. having effect on a large population
syn. Rampant
Ant. Confined

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POLIT

Greek
City

9

Cosmopolitan

Adj. worldly or sophisticated
syn. Cultured
Ant. Unpolished

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Politicize

V. To give political character to something

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Apolitical

Adj. having no interest in politics

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CIVIS

Citizen

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Civility

N. politeness
syn. Decorum
Ant. Rudeness

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Civic

Adj. having to do with with the business of a town or committee

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Civilize

V. To make more cultured or unrefined
syn. Polish