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Flashcards in Vocab 9-10 Etymology Deck (20):
1

conjecture

[L, cum, together + jacere, throw]

2

confrontation

[L, cum, together + frons, forehead]

3

condone

[L, cum, completely + donare, give away]

4

concise

[L, cum, very + caedere, cut]

5

complacent

[L, placere, please/be satisfied]

6

compatible

[L, cum, together + pati, feel/endure + abilis, able to]

7

collaborate

[L, cum, together + laborare, work]

8

cohere

[L, cum, together + haerere, stick/cling]

9

cogent

[L, cum, together + agere, drive/force]

10

coerce

[L, cum, together + arcere, confine]

11

clandestine

[L, clam, in secret]

12

circumvent

[L, circum, around + venire, come]

13

circumspect

[L, circum, around + specere, look]

14

circuitous

[L, circum, around + ire, go]

15

chronic

[G, chronos, time]

16

charlatan

[inhabitant of Cerreto]

17

chagrin

[F, chagrin, sadness]

18

censure

[L, censura, censorship]

19

censor

[L, censere, estimate/assess]

20

caustic

[G, kaustikos, burnt]