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Anthro

human (latin root)

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anthropology





the study of the physical, social, and cultural development and behavior of human beings

-Mr. Giesen teaches the anthropology class, covering topics such as religion and magic

-(no idea what the opposite is)

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philanthropy

giving money to charities to improve the well-being of humanity

-Bill Gates' philanthropy is obvious in the million of dollars he donates

- steal?

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misanthrope

one who hates people

-My uncle is a cranky misanthrope--he never leaves the house and says his family annoys him

-a kind person

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anthropomorphic

the thought of as having human form or characteristics

-the toy characters in Toy Story are anthropomorphic, speaking and acting like real humans

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MORPH

form

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amorphous

without definite form or shape

-My biceps are still amorphous. Hopefully after a couple weeks at the RAC they were start to form or shape.

-toned

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metamorphosis

change of form or shape

-a caterpillar goes through metamorphosis when it turns into a butterfly

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-ic

adjective suffix

Definition: like, characteristic

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-ous

adjective suffix

Definition: full of, having

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-ist

noun suffix

Definition: one who