Courtney Boardman<br />English 10, Block 1<br />Root words<br /><ul><li>Root= Ami- Love
Word=Amiable-
Definition= friendly; sociable: an amiable greeting
Word=Amicable-
Definition= characterized by or showing goodwill
 Root= Aqua/ Aque- Water
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Courtneys Root Words.

  1. 1. Courtney Boardman<br />English 10, Block 1<br />Root words<br /><ul><li>Root= Ami- Love
  2. 2. Word=Amiable-
  3. 3. Definition= friendly; sociable: an amiable greeting
  4. 4. Word=Amicable-
  5. 5. Definition= characterized by or showing goodwill
  6. 6. Root= Aqua/ Aque- Water
  7. 7. Word=Aquatic-
  8. 8. Defintion= of, in, or pertaining to water
  9. 9. Word=Aquarium-
  10. 10. Definition= a glass-sided tank, bowl, or the like, in which fish or other living aquatic animals or plants are kept.
  11. 11. Root= Audi- Hear
  12. 12. Word=Auditorium
  13. 13. Definition= the space set apart for the audience in a theater, school, or other public building.
  14. 14. Word=Audible
  15. 15. Definition= capable of being heard; loud enough to be heard; actually heard.
  16. 16. Root= Anthrop- Human, Man
  17. 17. Word=Anthropology
  18. 18. Definitions= the science that deals with the origins, physical and cultural development, biological characteristics, and social customs and beliefs of humankind
  19. 19. Word=Anthropomorphic
  20. 20. Definitions= ascribing human form or attributes to a being or thing not human, esp. to a deity.
  21. 21. Root=Bio- Life
  22. 22. Word=Biography
  23. 23. Definition= a written account of another person's life
  24. 24. Word=Autobiography
  25. 25. Definition= a history of a person's life written or told by that person
  26. 26. Root=Demo- People
  27. 27. Word=Demography
  28. 28. Definition= the science of vital and social statistics
  29. 29. Word=Democracy
  30. 30. Definition= government by the people
  31. 31. Root=Derm- Skin
  32. 32. Word=Dermatology
  33. 33. Definition= the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases
  34. 34. Word=Epidermis
  35. 35. Definiton= Anatomy. the outer, nonvascular, nonsensitive layer of the skin, covering the true skin or corium.
  36. 36. Root=Hemo/ Hema/ Hem- Blood
  37. 37. Word=Hemophilia
  38. 38. Definiton= any of several X-linked genetic disorders,
  39. 39. Word=Hematology
  40. 40. Definition= the study of the nature, function, and diseases of the blood and of blood-forming organs.
  41. 41. Root=Magn- Large
  42. 42. Word= magnify
  43. 43. Definition= to increase the apparent size of, as a lens does
  44. 44. Word= magnate
  45. 45. Definition= a person of eminence or distinction in any field
  46. 46. Root=Mater- Mother
  47. 47. Word=maternal
  48. 48. Definition= of, pertaining to, having the qualities of, or befitting a mother
  49. 49. Word=maternity
  50. 50. Definition=
  51. 51. Root=Min- Small
  52. 52. Word=minority,
  53. 53. Word=minuscule
  54. 54. Root=Mis- Bad
  55. 55. Word=
  56. 56. Word=
  57. 57. Root=Pater-Father
  58. 58. Word= paternal
  59. 59. Word= paternity
  60. 60. Root=Phon/ Phone- Sound
  61. 61. Word= telephone
  62. 62. Word= euphony
  63. 63. Root=Psych- Mind
  64. 64. Word= psychology
  65. 65. Word= psychic
  66. 66. Root= Therm- Heat
  67. 67. Word= thermal
  68. 68. Word= thermos
  69. 69. Root= Vit- Life
  70. 70. Word=Vital
  71. 71. Word=Vitamin
  72. 72. Root= Tele- Far away
  73. 73. Word= telephone
  74. 74. Word= telepathy
  75. 75. Root= A/ An- Not, Without
  76. 76. Word= amoral
  77. 77. Word= anesthetic
  78. 78. Root= Un- Not
  79. 79. Word=unabated
  80. 80. Word=unable
  81. 81. Root= Anti- Against
  82. 82. Word= antipathy
  83. 83. Word= antiwar
  84. 84. Root=Auto-Self
  85. 85. Word= autobiography
  86. 86. Word= automobile
  87. 87. Root=Bene-Good
  88. 88. Word= benediction
  89. 89. Word= benevolent
  90. 90. Root= Circum- Around
  91. 91. Word= circumlocution
  92. 92. Word= circumference
  93. 93. Root= Dis-Apart, Not
  94. 94. Word= disengage
  95. 95. Word= discord
  96. 96. Root= Hetero- Different
  97. 97. Word= heterosexual
  98. 98. Word= heterodoxy
  99. 99. Root= Homo- Same
  100. 100. Word= homosexual
  101. 101. Word= homogeneous
  102. 102. Root= Hyper- Over
  103. 103. Word= hypertension
  104. 104. Word= hypersensitive
  105. 105. Root= Mal/ Male-Bad, Evil
  106. 106. Word= mallard
  107. 107. Word= malversation
  108. 108. Root= Micro- Small
  109. 109. Word= microfiche
  110. 110. Word= microorganism
  111. 111. Root=Post- After
  112. 112. Word= post-graduate
  113. 113. Word= post-mortem
  114. 114. Root=Pre-(Before)
  115. 115. Word= precede
  116. 116. Word= predict
  117. 117. Root= Centi- Hundred
  118. 118. Word=Centimeter
  119. 119. Word=Century
  120. 120. Root= Milli-Thousand
  121. 121. Word=Millipede Word=Milligram
  122. 122. Root=Nano-Billion
  123. 123. Word=Nanopd
  124. 124. Word=Nanochip
  125. 125. Root= Mono-One
  126. 126. Word= monologue
  127. 127. Word= monotheism
  128. 128. Root= Di- Two
  129. 129. Word=diabetes
  130. 130. Word= diabetic
  131. 131. Root= Tri- Three
  132. 132. Word= triage
  133. 133. Word= trial
  134. 134. Root=Tetra- Four
  135. 135. Word= tetragrammaton
  136. 136. Word= tetrameter
  137. 137. Root= Penta-Five
  138. 138. Word=Pentagon
  139. 139. Word=Pentameter
  140. 140. Root=Hexa (Six)
  141. 141. Word=Hexagon
  142. 142. Word=Hexameter
  143. 143. Root=Hepta (Seven)
  144. 144. Word=Heptagon
  145. 145. Word= heptahedron
  146. 146. Root=Octa (Eight)
  147. 147. Word= octahedron
  148. 148. Word= octant
  149. 149. Root= -cide (Kill, Killing)
  150. 150. Word=patricide
  151. 151. Word=suicide
  152. 152. Root= -ism (The belief in)
  153. 153. Word=pacifism
  154. 154. Word=terrorism
  155. 155. Root= -ist (One who believes, studies/ practices)
  156. 156. Word=pacifist
  157. 157. Word=terrorist
  158. 158. Root= -logy (Study in the field of)
  159. 159. Word=biology
  160. 160. Word=geology
  161. 161. Root= -oid (Resembling, Like shaped)
  162. 162. Word=asteroid
  163. 163. Word=spheroid
  164. 164. Root= -phobia (exaggerated fear)
  165. 165. Word=photophobia
  166. 166. Word=claustrophobia

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