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RootMeaningExamples
civicivilization/civilian
demidemigod
ced/cessrecede/antecedent/process
liberliberation/liberal/liberty
circumcircumference/circumnavigate/circumspect
contra/controcontravene/controversy
cordaccord/cordial/discord
graph/gramepigram/telegram/stenography
cred/creditcredence/incredulous/credulity
di/diurndiary/diurnal
bellibellicose/rebellious
aud/auditaudible/audience
chronchronology/anachronism/chronicle
demdemocracy/demagogue/epidemic
ambiambidextrous/ambivalent/ambiguous
jac/jact/jeceject/projectile/trajectory/ejaculatory
altaltitude/altimeter
curr/cursexcursion/cursory/precursor
it/itinerexit/itinerary
liber/librlibrary/libretto/libel
anthropanthropology/misanthrope
aev/evprimeval/midieval
fidfidelity/infidel/confidence
ben/bonbenefactor/bonus
catacatastrophe/cataract/catapult
deb/debitdebt/indebtedness/debenture
dedebase/becadence/decant
egoegoist/egotistical/egocentric
cap/capt/cept/cipcapture/participate/precept
fuseffusive/diffuse/fusilade
diadiagonal/diameter/diagram
interintervene/international/interjection
gen/genergenus/generic/gender
carncarnivorous/carnage
errerror/erratic/knight-errant
cognosc/cognitcognition/incognito/agnostic
da/datdata/mandate/date
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dermepidermis/pachyderm/dermatology
leg/lect/ligelection/legible/eligible
ab/absabduct/abjure/abject
complcomplete/complement/comply
doc/doctdocile/document/doctor
antiantipathy/antiseptic/antithetical
cit/citatincite/excite/recitation
apoapogee/apostasy/apostrophe/apology
curcurator/sinecure/secure
labor/laboratlaboratory/collaborate/laborious
corporcorpse/corporeal/incorporate
bebeguile/befuddle/bedaub
archarchaeology/monarch
centcentury/centipede
alialias/alienate
ann/ennannuity/perennial
hypohypoglycemia
domindominate/domain/dominant
loqu/locutsoliloquy/loquacious/elocution
helioheliotrope/heliograph/heliocentric
flect/flexflexible/deflect
dysdyslexia/dyspepsia/dysentery
cid/cisincision/homicide/regicide
capit/captdecapitate/captain
dynamdynamic/dynamite/dynamo
clam/clamatclamorous/acclamation/declamation
logentomology/monologue/etymology
agri/agrariagrarian/peregrination
autoautocracy/automobile
ag/actact/agent
in/il/im/irinefficient/illegible/impeccable/irrevocable
extra/extroextracurricular/extraterrestrial/extrovert
erg/urgenergy/ergatocracy/metallurgy
fort/forcfortitude/enforce/fortress
grad/gressprogress/digress/gradual
animanimadvert/unanimous
duc/ductviaduct/aqueduct
RootMeaningExamples
bi/dibiannual/dichotomy
aquaaqueduct/aqua fortis
ex/eexpel/extirpate/eject
anteantebellum/antecedent/antediluvian
finconfine/infinite
brevebrevity/breviloquent/abbreviate
fortfortune/fortuitous
biobiography/biochemist
lucelicidate/lucid/translucent
a/ananarchy/anemia/amoral
endoendocardial/endocrine
frag/fractfragile/infraction/fractious
fall/falsfallacious/infallible/falsify
fac/fec/fect/ficfactory/fiction/infect/affect
claud/claus/clos/cludclaustrophobia/enclose/conclude
fer/lattransfer/translate/conifer
gammonogamy/bigamy/polygamy
celercelerity/accelerate
asterastronomy/asterisk/disaster
cad/casdecadent/cascade/cadence
amamorous/amity
leglegislature/legitimate/legal
alteraltruistic/alter ego
fugfugitive/refuge
co/col/com/con/corcombine/collaborate/corroborate/communicate
dic/dictabdicate/diction/verdict
ac/acracrimonious/acerbity
eueuphemism/eulogy/eupeptic
bibliobibliophile/Bible
greggregarious/aggregate/egregious
intra/introintranet/introvert/intramural
aptaptitude/adapt
hyperhyperbole/hyperventilate
dis/difdiscord/differ/disparity
agogdemagogue/pedagogue

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