World Lit {chapters 1 & 2 and units 1 & 2}

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Vinc/Vict

"to conquer"

Invincible

unable to be conquered

Provincial

limited in knowledge of the world

Evince

to establish; to reflect the truth of

Duc/Duct

"to lead"

Conducive

supportive; encouraging; helping to bring

Induce

To lead towards some action

Deduce

To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer

Tract

"to drag"

Protracted

extended in time

Intractable

stubborn; obstinate; hard to move

Retract

to draw back; withdraw

Peto

"to seek aggressively, to assail, to rush"

Petulant

irritable or short-tempered

Impetuous

pacting passionately and without forethought

Impetus

that which drives one; momentum

Fract/Fring/Frang

"to break"

Infraction

minor violation of a rule or law

Infringe

to intrude on an area belonging to another; o trespass

Cis

"cut, kill"

Excise

to cut out of; remove

Incisive

sharply cutting; direct and powerful

Concise

Brief and straightforward

Tom

"to cut"

Tome

a large and serious book

Epitome

the best or most typical example

Dichotomy

two opposite parts of one whole

Anatomy

the structure of parts, taken as a whole

Punct

"to sting, pierce"

Compunction

feeling of regret or remorse

Punctilious

paying strict attention to detail; extremely careful

Pungent

stinging or biting, especially in taste or smell

a, ab, abs

"without, away from"

amat, amor

"love, a fondness for"

anim

"life, mind, soul, spirit"

ante

"before"

anthro/andr

"man, human"

aster/astr/astro

"star, heaven"

aud

"hear, listen"

aqua

"water"

arachne

"spider"

annu/enni

"year"

arch/archi

"chief, principal"

archy

"ruler"

auto

"self"

bell

"war"

ology

"the study of"

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