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FAC/FACT/FIC

Latin
"To make, do"
PROFICIENT, FACTOTUM, FACSIMILE, FACILE

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PROFICIENT

Adj. skilled at; highly knowledgeable of.
L. "Forward"
Syn: able
Ant: unskilled

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FACTOTUM

N. an assistant who does a variety of jobs.
L. "All, everything"

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FACSIMILE

N. a copy or imitation.
L. "Alike"
Syn: reproduction
Ant: original

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FACILE

Adj. too simplistic or easy from.
L. "Easy"
Syn: shallow
Ant: complex

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PON/POND

Latin
"To put, to place, to arrange"
EXPOUND, PROPONENT

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EXPOUND

V. To explain or discuss in detail.
L. "Out of"
Syn: clarify

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PROPONENT

N. one who argues in favor of; supporter.
L. "Supporting"
Syn: advocate
Ant: critic

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STRUCT/STRUE

Latin
"To build"
CONSTRUE, CONSTRUCTIVE,

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CONSTRUE

V. To interpret or analyze something in a particular way.
L. "Together"
Syn: understand
Ant: mix up

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CONSTRUCTIVE

Adj. having a positive effect; helpful.
Syn: useful
Ant: harmful

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STIT/STAT

Latin
"To stand"
DESTITUTE, RESTITUTION, STATURE

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DESTITUTE

Adj. having no money; poor.
Syn: penniless
Ant: prosperous

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RESTITUTION

N. payment for a injury; compensation.
Syn: amends

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STATURE

N. level of achievement or authority; standing.
Syn: rank