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phys

nature; growth

biography

a written account of another person's life

psych

mind; soul; spirit

soma, somat

body

lith, -lite

stone

petr, peter

rock

glyph, glypt

carving

nom

arrangement; law

onoma, onym

name

ec, oec

house; environment

ethn

nation

palco-

ancient

hier-

sacred

-clasm

breakage; destruction

-clast

one who shatters or destroys

-clastic

breaking; destructive

-lysis

a loosening; solution

-lyst

one who solves

-lytic, -lytical

loosening; dissolving

physiology

the organic processes or functions in an organism or in any of its parts

psychiatry

the practice or science of diagnosing and treating mental disorders.

psychosomatic

pertaining to or involving both the mind and the body

paleolithic

Relating to the period of the Stone Age beginning about 750,000 years ago, until the beginning of the Mesolithic Period

petrology

the scientific study of rocks

hieroglyphics

carved sacred characters used by ancient Egyptians Priest as a system of writing

iconoclast

a breaker or destroyer of images

misoneism

hatred or dislike of what is new or represents change

astronomy

The scientific study outer space, especially the celestial bodies and stars

anonymous

Having an unknown or unacknowledged name

economics

a social science concerned th analysis of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services

anomaly

a deviation from the common rule, type, arrangement, or form

analysis

separation or loosening of a whole into its component parts

ethnologist

a branch of anthropology that studies cultures and nations in regard to their historical similarities and dissimilarities between them

-iatry, -iatrics

a healing; science of healing

-iatrist

one who heals

-iatric

promoting healing

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