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VIR

Man
Virile, virtue, virtuoso

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VIRILE

Adj. masculine; manly

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VIRTUE

N. right action; moral goodness

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VIRTUOSO

N. someone extra ordinarily skilled in a particular art.

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DEM

People
Demagogue, demographic, pandemic

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DEMAGOGUE

N. A leader who appears to peoples emotions to gain power

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DEMOGRAPHIC

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

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PANDEMIC

Adj. Having an effect on a large area or region.
Syn. Rampant ant. Confined

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POLIT

City
Cosmopolitan, politicize, apolitical

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COSMOPOLITAN

Adj. worldly or sophisticated
Syn. Cultured ant. Unpolished

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POLITICIZE

V. To give a political character to something.

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APOLITICAL

Adj. having no interest in politics; not political

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CIVIS

Citizen
Civility,civic, civilize

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CIVILITY

N. politeness; courteousness
Syn. Decorum ant. Rudeness

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CIVIC

Adj. having to do with a business of a town or community.

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CIVILIZE

V. to make more cultured or refined.
Syn. Polish