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Fac fact fic

To make, do

2

Proficient

Skilled at, highly knowledgable of.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: able
Antonym: unskilled

3

Factotum

An assistant who does a variety of jobs.
Noun
Latin

4

Facsimile

A copy or imitation.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: reproduction
Antonym: original

5

Facile

Too simplistic or easy from.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: shallow
Antonym:complex

6

Pon/pound

To put, to place, to arrange.

7

Expound

To explain or discuss in detail.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: clarify

8

Proponent

One who argues in favor of,supporter.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: advocate.
Antonym: critic

9

Struct/strue

To build

10

Infrastructure

The basic framework of a building or system.
Noun
Latin

11

Construe

To interpret or analyze something in a particular way.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: understand
Antonym: mix up

12

Constructive

Having a positive effect.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: useful
Antonym: harmful

13

Stit/stat

Latin
To stand

14

Destitute

Having no money
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: penniless
Antonym: prosperous

15

Restitution

Payment for an injury, compensation
Noun
Latin
Synonym: amends

16

Stature

Level of achievement or authority;standing
Noun
Latin
Synonym: rank