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1

Fract/Fring/Frang

L
To break
Fractious
Infraction
infringe

2

Fractious

Adj
Tending to argue or cause discord
Fract/Fring/Frang
S-cross, peevish
A-amiable

3

Infraction

N
Minor violation of a rule or law
Fract/Fring/Frang
S-transgression
A-X

4

Infringe

V
To intrude on an area belonging to another; to trespass
Fract/Fring/Frang
S/A-X

5

Cis

L
Cut, Kill
Excise, incisive, consice

6

Excise

V
To cut out of; remove
Cis
S-Expunge
A-X

7

Incisive

Adj
Sharply cutting; direct and powerful
Cis
S-Keen
A-Dull

8

Concise

Adj
Brief and straightforward
Cis
S-terse
A-rambling

9

Tom

G
To cut
Tome,epitome,dichotomy,anatomy

10

Tome

N
A large and serious book
Tom
S/A-X

11

Epitome

N
The best or most typical example
Tom
S-embodiment
A-X

12

Dichotomy

N
2 opposite parts of one whole
Tom
S/A-X

13

Anatomy

N
Tom
The structure or parts taken as a whole.
S/A-X

14

Punct

To string, pierce
L
Compunction, punctilious, pungent

15

Compunction

N
Feeling of regret or remorse
Punct
S-penitence
A-X

16

punctilious

Adj
Paying strict attention to detail; extremely careful
Punct
S-meticulous
A-careless

17

Pungent

Adj
Stinging or biting, especially in taste or smell
Punct
S/A-X