Latin Derivatives

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Just latin de rivative


 
  
Created Jan 18, 2010
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morganmck

 

 
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Mortatorium
 
an authorized delay or a stopping of a specific activity
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Ameliorate
 
To make better; improve
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Perjorative
 
Having belittling or derogatory effect or force
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Exonerate
 
Free from blame
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Cupidity
 
Greed, avarice
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Nescient
 
Ignorant, lacking knowledge
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Manumit
 
Set free
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Dictum
 
A formal statement or announcement
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Paludal
 
marshy; produced by marshes
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Exacerbate
 
Increase the severity or bitterness of
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Subservient
 
submissive, serving in a subordinate capacity
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Invalidate
 
To make null or void
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Cogent
 
Compelling, forceful
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Diurnal
 
Daily, belonging to the daytime
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Opt
 
To make a choice
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Revere
 
Hold in great awe or respect
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Prerogative
 
Exclusive right or privelege
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Audacity
 
Boldness
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Omniscient
 
All-knowing
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Invidious
 
Giving offense, inciting ill will
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Mandatory
 
Obligatory, required
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Exhort
 
urge, encourage
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Iterate
 
repeat
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Deciduous
 
shedding or falling off seasonally
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Rapacious
 
Predatory, grasping; given to plunder
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Riparian
 
pertaining to the bank of a river
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Edify
 
enlighten; uplift
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Pacify
 
Tame
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Jussive
 
Pertaining to command
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Tangible
 
Perceptible by touch or capable of being grasped by the mind 
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Facilitate
 
Make easier
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Mores
 

established, traditional customs of a people...

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Gubernatorial
 
Pertaining to a state governor
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Cognitive
 
Perceiving, knowing
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Sordid
 
Vile; filthy
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Insidious
 
decietful, treachorous
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Decadent
 
falling into decay or decline
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Postulate
 
claim, demand; fundamental principle
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Presume
 
Take for granted
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Placid
 
calm

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