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VID / VIS

Latin, means"to see"

Envisage, visage

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Envisage

Verb, means "to imagine; to conceive of"
Root: VID/VIS
Syn: perceive

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Visage

Noun, means "face; facial expression"
Root: VID/VIS
Syn: expression

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PARI

Latin, means "be visible, appear"

Apparition

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Apparition

Noun, means "an unreal figure; a ghost"
Root: PARI
Syn: specter

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SPEC

Latin, means "to look"

Perspicacious, retrospective, aspect, introspective

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Perspicacious

Adj., means "wise; insightful; acutely intelligent"
Root: SPEC
Syn: perceptive
Ant: dim-witted; short sighted

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Retrospective

Adj., means "looking backward over a period of time"
Root: SPEC

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Aspect

Noun, means "a part that can be considered or viewed"
Root: SPEC
Syn: facet

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Introspective

Adj., means "contemplating one's own thoughts and feelings"
Root: SPEC
Syn: mediative
Ant: shallow

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PHAN

Greek, means "to appear, to show"

Phenomenon, diaphanous, epiphany, sycophant

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Phenomenon

Noun, means "a fact or event which can be observed or documented"
Root: PHAN

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Diaphanous

Adj., means "light weight and transparent"
Root: PHAN
Syn: opaque

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Epiphany

Noun, means "a moment of great insight; revelation"
Root: PHAN

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Sycophant

Noun, means "a person who flatters; a yes-man"
Root: PHAN