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Via

Latin
Road
Way

2

Viaduct

A bridge that carries a road or railway over a valley.
Noun
Latin

3

Impervious

Unable to be affected
Adjective
Latin
Synonym: invulnerable

4

Deviate

To depart,especially from a path or plan.
Latin
Synonym: stray
Antonym: continue

5

Obviate

To make unnecessary; to avoid.
Latin
Synonym: prevent

6

Fer

Latin
To carry, to bring

7

Defer

To put aside until later
Verb
Latin
Synonym: postpone
Antonym: hasten

8

Deference

Act or practice of yielding to another authority
Noun
Latin
Synonym: submission
Antonym: rebellion

9

Confer

To discuss something with someone else.
Verb
Latin

10

Inference

A conclusion not directly provided by evidence, but able to be drawn from the facts at hand.
Latin
Noun

11

Proffer

To present or offer
Latin
Verb
Antonym: withhold

12

Proliferate

To increase greatly on number
Verb
Latin
Synonym: reproduce

13

Port

Latin
To carry
To bring

14

Comportment

Manner in which one acts/ behaves
Noun
Latin
Synonym: demeanor

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Purported

Claimed as true, bit probably false
Latin
Adjective
Synonym: alleged
Antonym: definite