Etymology set 5 list 11

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exoskeleton

hard protective structure developed outside the body, as the shell of a lobster

endosmosis

osmosis inward

exosmosis

osmosis outward

endocarditis

inflammation of the lining of the heart

endoderm

membranelike tissue lining the digestive tract

endoparasite

parasite living on the inside of its host

endophyte

plant growing within another plant

exoteric

known externally (outside a select group; publicly); readily understandable

exotic

1.) introduced from another country; foreign 2.) strikingly unusual; strange

anarchy

total absence of rule or government; confusion; disorder

autarchy

rule by an absolute sovereign

hierarchy

body of rulers or official grouped in ranks, each being subordinate to the rank above it; pecking order

matriarchy

form of social organization in which the mother rules the family or tribe, descent being traced through the mother

monarchy

state ruled over by a single person, as a king or queen

oligarchy

form of government in which a few people have the power

patriarchy

form of social organization in which the father rules the family or tribe, descent being traced through the father

geocentric

measured from the earth's center; having the earth as a center

geodetic

pertaining to mathematics dealing with the earth's shape and dimensions

geography

study of the earth's surface, climate, continents, people, products, etc.

geology

science dealing with the earth's history as recorded in rocks

geometry

mathematics dealing with lines, angles, surfaces, and solids (literally, "measurement of land")

geomorphic

pertaining to the shape of the earth or the form of its surface

geophysics

science treating of the forces that modify the earth

geopolitics

study of government and its policies as affected by physical geography

geoponics

art or science of agriculture (literally, "working of the earth")

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