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What does the Latin root Her/Hes stand for

To attach, to be fixed

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Adherent

N. a follower of a person or idea
Root. Her/Hes
Syn.disciple
Ant. Opponent

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Incoherent

Adj. not able to be understood
Root. Her/Hes
Syn. Confused
Ant. Clear

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Inherent

Adj. Existing as a natural part
Root. Her/Hes
Syn. Innate
Ant. Unborn

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What does root FUS stand for?

"To pour out"

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Diffuse

Adj. not concentrated or focused
Root. Her/Hes
Syn.scattered
Ant. Concentrated

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Diffuse

Adj. to spread out
Root. Her/Hes
Syn. Disperse
Ant. Concentrate

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Effusive

Adj. plentiful
Root. FUS
Syn. Enthusiastic
Ant. Restrained

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Sol/Solv is Latin for what?

To loosen, to solve

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Resolute

Adj. determined, steadfast
Root. Sol
Syn. Unshakeable
Ant. Fragile

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Dissolute

Adj. devoted to sensual pleasure
Root. Sol
Syn. Decadent

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Insoluble

Adj. impossible to solve or fix
Root. Sol
Syn. Puzzling
Ant. Uncomplicated

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Insoluble

Adj. unable to be dissolved
Root. Sol
Syn. Tough
Ant. Smooth

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What does the Latin prefix Leg stand for?

To collect to gather

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Diligent

Adj. hardworking
Root. Leg
Syn. Assiduous
Ant. Lazy

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Recollect

V. To rember to recall
Root. Leg

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Sacrilege

N. an act against a holy institution
Root. Leg
Syn. Profanity
Ant. Reverence