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VIA

Latin
"Road,way"
Impervious,deviate,obviate

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IMPERVIOUS

Adj. Unable to be affected
L. "Not" "through"
Syn: invulnerable

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DEVIATE

V. To depart, especially from a path or plan.
L. "Off, away from"
Syn: stray ant:continue

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OBVIATE

V. to make unsuccessful, to avoid.
L. "In the way of"
Syn: prevent

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FER

Latin
"To carry, to bring"
Defer,Deference,Confer,Inference,Proffer, Proliferate

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DEFER

V. To put aside until later.
L. "Off,away"
Syn: postpone ant: hasten

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DEFERENCE

N. act or practice of yielding to another's authority.

Syn: submission ant: rebellion

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CONFER

V. To consult something with someone else; consult.
L."together"

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INFERENCE

N. a conclusion not directly provided by evidence, but able to be drawn from the facts at hand.
L. "In"

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PREFER

V. To present or offer.
L. "Forward"
Ant: withhold

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PROLIFERATE

V. To increase greatly in number; multiply.
L. "Offspring"
Syn: reproduce

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PORT

Latin
"To carry, to bring"
Comportment,purported

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COMPORTMENT

N. manner in which one acts or behaves.
L. "Together"
Syn: demeanor

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PURPORTED

Adj. claimed as true, but probably false.
L. "Forward"
Syn:alleged ant:definite