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VIA

Road, way
Latin
VIA

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Viaduct

Noun
A bridge that carries a road or a railroad over a valley
Latin

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Impervious

Adjective
Unable to be affected
Latin
Syn. Invulnerable

4

Deviate

Verb
To depart, especially from a path or plan
Latin
Syn. Stray
Ant. Continue

5

Obviate

Verb
To make unnecessary; to avoid
Latin
Syn. Prevent

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FER

To carry, to bring
Latin
FERRE

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Defer

Verb
To put aside until later
Latin
Syn. Postpone
Ant. Hasten

8

Deference

Noun
Act or practice f yielding to another's authority
Syn. Submission
Ant. Rebellion

9

Confer

Verb
To discuss something with someone else, consult
Latin

10

Inference

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

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Proffer

Verb
To present or offer
Latin
Ant. Withhold

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Proliferate

Verb
To increase greatly in number; multiply
Latin
Syn. Reproduce

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PORT

To carry, to bring
Latin
PORTARE, PORTATUM

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Comportment

Noun
Manner in which one acts or behaves
Latin
Syn. Demeanor

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Purported

Adjective
Claimed as true, but probably false
Latin
Syn. Alleged
Ant. Definite