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Root Words

  1. 1. Tiffany Meade<br />Root words <br /><ul><li>Root= ami (love)
  2. 2. Word= Amiable
  3. 3. Definition= noun- friendly and pleasant
  4. 4. Root=ami (love)
  5. 5. Word=Amicus Curiae
  6. 6. Definition=noun-friend of the court
  7. 7. Root=aqua/aque (water)
  8. 8. Word=aquamarine
  9. 9. Definition= noun- light blue-green or greenish blue
  10. 10. Root=aqua/aque (water)
  11. 11. Word= Aqua vitae
  12. 12. Definition= noun-alcohol
  13. 13. Root= Audi (hear)
  14. 14. Word=audiology
  15. 15. Definition= noun- the study of hearing disorders
  16. 16. Root= Audi (hear)
  17. 17. Word=auditory
  18. 18. Definition=adjective-pertaining to hearing
  19. 19. Root=anthrop(human, man)
  20. 20. Word=anthropic
  21. 21. Definition=adjective-pertaining to human beings or their span of existence on earth
  22. 22. Root=anthrop (human, man)
  23. 23. Word=anthropocentric
  24. 24. Definition=adjective-regarding the human being as the central fact of the universe
  25. 25. Root=bio (life)
  26. 26. Word=biocide
  27. 27. Definition=noun-any chemical that destroys life by poisoning
  28. 28. Root=bio (life)
  29. 29. Word=biota
  30. 30. Definition=the animals, plants, fungi
  31. 31. Root=Demo (people)
  32. 32. Word=demo
  33. 33. Definition=noun-demonstration
  34. 34. Root=demo (people)
  35. 35. Word=democratic
  36. 36. Definition=adjective-pertaining to or the nature of democracy or a democracy
  37. 37. Root=derm (skin)
  38. 38. Word=derm
  39. 39. Definition=noun- a navigational device for making a nearby object conspicuous on a radarscope
  40. 40. Root=derm (skin)
  41. 41. Word=dermal
  42. 42. Definition=adjective-of or pertaining to the skin
  43. 43. Root=hemo/hema/hem (blood)
  44. 44. Word=hematite
  45. 45. Definition=noun- a very common mineral, iron oxide, occurring in steel-gray to black crystals and in earthy red masses
  46. 46. Root=hema/hemo/hem (blood)
  47. 47. Word=hemp
  48. 48. Definition=noun-the tough fiber of this plant, used for making rope, coarse fiber
  49. 49. Root=magn (large)
  50. 50. Word=magna mater
  51. 51. Definition=noun-Cybele, ops; rhea
  52. 52. Root=magn (large)
  53. 53. Word=magna carta
  54. 54. Definition=noun-any fundamental constitution or law guaranteeing rights and liberties
  55. 55. Root=mater (mother)
  56. 56. Word=maternal
  57. 57. Definition=adjective-of, pertaining to, having the qualities of, or befitting a mother
  58. 58. Root=mater (mother)
  59. 59. Word=stabat mater
  60. 60. Definition=noun- a musical setting for this
  61. 61. Root=min (small)
  62. 62. Word=mina
  63. 63. Definition=noun-an ancient unit of weight and value equal to the sixtieth part of a talent
  64. 64. Root=min (small)
  65. 65. Word=minie ball
  66. 66. Definition=noun-a conical bullet with a hollow base that expanded when fired, used in the 19th century
  67. 67. Root=mis (bad)
  68. 68. Word=misanthrope
  69. 69. Definition=noun-hater of mankind
  70. 70. Root=mis (bad)
  71. 71. Word=misoneism
  72. 72. Definition=noun-hatred or dislike of what is new or represents change
  73. 73. Root= pater (father)
  74. 74. Word=paternity
  75. 75. Definition=noun-the state of being a father; fatherhood
  76. 76. Root=pater (father)
  77. 77. Word=paterfamilias
  78. 78. Definition=noun-the male head of a household or family, usually the father
  79. 79. Root=phon/phono (sound)
  80. 80. Word=phoneme
  81. 81. Definition=noun-any of a small set of units
  82. 82. Root=phon/phono (sound)
  83. 83. Word=phonograph
  84. 84. Definition=noun-any sound-reproducing machine using records in the form of cylinders or disks
  85. 85. Root=psych (mind)
  86. 86. Word= psych
  87. 87. Definition=verb-to intimidate or frighten psychologically, or make nervous
  88. 88. Root=psych (mind)
  89. 89. Word=psychedelic
  90. 90. Definition=noun- a psychedelic drug
  91. 91. Root=therm (heat)
  92. 92. Word=thermonuclear
  93. 93. Definition=adjective-of, pertaining to, or involving a thermonuclear reaction
  94. 94. Root=therm (heat)
  95. 95. Word=thermodynamics
  96. 96. Definition=noun- the science concerned with the relations between heat and mechanical energy or work, and the conversion of one into the other: modern thermodynamics deals with the properties of systems for the description of which temperature is a necessary coordinate.
  97. 97. Root= vit (life)
  98. 98. Word=vituperation
  99. 99. Definition=noun- verbal abuse or castigation; violent denunciation or condemnation
  100. 100. Root=vit (life)
  101. 101. Word= vitality
  102. 102. Definition=noun-exuberant physical strength or mental vigor
  103. 103. Root=tele (far away)
  104. 104. Word= televangelist
  105. 105. Definition=noun-an evangelist who regularly conducts religious services on television
  106. 106. Root=tele (far away)
  107. 107. Word=telemeter
  108. 108. Definition=noun-any of certain devices or attachments for determining distances by measuring the angle subtending a known distance
  109. 109. Root= a/an (not, without)
  110. 110. Word=anacoluthon
  111. 111. Definition=noun-a construction involving a break in grammatical sequence
  112. 112. Root= a/an (not, without)
  113. 113. Word=anasazi
  114. 114. Definition=adjective-of, pertaining to, or characteristic of this culture or its people
  115. 115. Root= un (not)
  116. 116. Root= anti (against)
  117. 117. Root= auto (self)
  118. 118. Root= bene (good)
  119. 119. Root= circum (around)
  120. 120. Root= dis (apart, not)
  121. 121. Root=hetero (different)
  122. 122. Root= homo (same)
  123. 123. Root= Hyper (over)
  124. 124. Root= mal/male (bad,evil)
  125. 125. Root= micro (small)
  126. 126. Root= Post (after)
  127. 127. Root= pre (before)
  128. 128. Root= centi (hundred)
  129. 129. Root= milli (thousand)
  130. 130. Root= nano (billion)
  131. 131. Root= mono (one)
  132. 132. Root= di (two)
  133. 133. Root= tri (three)
  134. 134. Root= tetra (four)
  135. 135. Root= penta (five)
  136. 136. Root= hexa (six)
  137. 137. Root= hepta (seven)
  138. 138. Root= octa (eight)
  139. 139. Root= -cide (killing, kill)
  140. 140. Root= -ism (the belief in)
  141. 141. Root= -ist (one who believes, studies/practices)
  142. 142. Root= -logy (study in the field of)
  143. 143. Root= -oid (resembling, like-shaped)
  144. 144. Root= -phobia (exaggerated fear)
  145. 145. Root= -arium (a place of)

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