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Aes

Greek. means feeling, perception
Aesthetic, Anesthetic

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Aesthetic

Adj. Having to do with beauty or order
Root: Aes
Syn: Artistic

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Anesthetic

N. A substance which causes loss of feeling
Root: Aes

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Path

Greek. Pathien means to feel
Apathetic, Empathy, Pathos, Antipathy

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Apathetic

Adj. Not interested, having no strong emotion towards
Root: Path
Syn: Indifferent

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Empathy

N. Sharing of another's emotion
Root: Path
Syn: Compassion
Ant: Oppostion

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Pathos

N. Power of evoking great sadness or sympathy
Root: Path
Syn: Pitifulness

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Antipathy

Adj. Hostility or hatred
Root: Path
Syn: Dislike
Ant: Sympathy

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Sens/Sent

Latin. Sentire, Sensum means to feel, to be aware
Sentient, Sentinel, Sentiment, Presentment

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Sentient

Adj. Conscious, aware
Root: Sent
Ant: Unaware

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Sentinel

N. One who watches or guards
Root: Sent

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Sentiment

N. A feeling about something
Root: Sent
Syn: Attitude

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Presentment

N. A feeling about something before it happens
Root: Sent
Syn: Foreboding

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Tang/Tact

Latin. Tangere,Tactum means to touch
Tangible, Tactile, Intact

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Tangible

Adj. Able to be grasped or perceived
Root: Tang
Syn: Concrete
Ant: Abstract

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Tactile

Adj. Pertaining to touch
Root: Tact

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Intact

Adj. Unbroken, whole
Root: Tact
Syn: Unharmed