root words pg 17-24

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degenerative

of or causing a decline in quality or strength

geanology

the science or study of family descent from their ancestors

gender

sexual identity; the formal classification by which nouns and pronouns are grouped

regenerate

to make new; form again

genesis

beginning or birth of something; origin

engender

to bring forth; to produce

gracious

having or showing kindness, courtesy, charm, etc

gratuity

a gift of money for a service rendered; a tip

congratulate

to express pleasure at another's success, good fortune etc.

gratis

without charge; free

gratify

to give pleasure; satisfy

gratitude

a state of thankfulness

conjecture

a throwing together of information based on inference

projectile

designed to be hurled forward

trajectory

the curve of an object takes in space; path

rejection

the action of being refused or thrown back

ejection

the act of being thrown out or away

junction

point of joining or meeting

rejoin

to join again; reunite

conjugal

of or relating to marriage or joining

enjoin

to direct to do something; order; forbid

conjunctive

serving to join together, connective; combined

conjoint

linked together

perjury

the deliberate telling of a lie while under oath

juror

a member of a jury

jurisdiction

legal power to interpret and administer the law

adjure

to command solemnly, under oath; to appeal to earnestly

justify

to show to be right or correct; to prove

election

the act or process of selecting by vote

lecture

an informative talk presented to a group

eligible

qualified; fit to be chosen

selection

an available choice

illegible

impossible to read

linguist

one who specializes in languages

bilingual

involving the use of two languages

lingual

of or relating to the tongue

linguistics

the study of language

trilingual

having or expressed in three languages

velocity

speed;swiftness

peddler

a traveling salesman

velocimeter

an instrument for measuring speed

pedal

a lever operated by foot

velocipede

any of various early bicycles or tricycles

expedite

to hurry; to speed up the process

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