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ROOT: Vid/vis

LATIN; videre,visum
MEANING: to see
WORDS:
Envisage
Visage

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Envisage

P.O.S: verb
MEANING: to imagine; to conceive of
SYN: perceive
RROT: vid/vis

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Visage

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: face; facial expression
SYN: expression
ROOT: vid/vis

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ROOT: pari

LATIN; parere, paritum
MEANING: be visible, appear
WORDS:
Apparation

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Apparition

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: an unreal figure; ghost
SYN: specter
ROOT: pari

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ROOT: spec

LATIN; specere, spectum
MEANING: to look
WORDS:
Perspicacious
Retrospective
Aspect
Introspective

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Perspicacious

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: wise; insightful; acutely intelligence
SYN: perceptive
ANT: dim witted; shortsighted
ROOT: spec

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Retrospective

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: looking backward over a period of time
ROOT: spec

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Aspect

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a part that can be considered or viewed
SYN: facet
ROOT: spec

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Introspective

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: contemplating one's own thoughts and feelings
SYN: meditative
ANT: shallow
ROOT: spec

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ROOT: phan

GREEK; phanein
MEANING: to appear, to show
WORDS:
Phenomenon
Diaphanous
Epiphany

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Phenomenon

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a fact or event which can be observed and/or documented
ROOT: phan

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Diaphanous

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: lightweight and transparent
SYN: opaque
ROOT: phan

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Epiphany

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a moment of great insight; revelation
ROOT: phan

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Sycophant

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a person who flatters; a yes-man
ROOT: phan