Greek and Latin Roots - ped (foot) and man, man (hand)

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biped

noun - a creature with two feet

centipede

noun - a creature with 100 feet

impediment

noun - something that stands in one's way; an obstacle

millipede

noun - a creature with 1,000 feet

pedal

noun - a lever that is moved with one's foot

peddler

noun - a person who goes from door to door on foot trying to sell a product

pedestrian

noun - a person who walks across the street on foot

pedicure

noun - a foot treatment that could include soaking the feet and polishing the toenails

quadruped

noun - a four-footed creature

tripod

noun - a three-footed stand often used to balance a camera

emancipate

verb - to set free; to lend a hand in freeing someone; to release from someone's hands

manacles

noun - handcuffs

manager

noun - a person who has the upper hand; a person who is in charge of someone or something

mandate

noun - an order or command placed in one's hands

maneuver

verb - to handily or skillfully go around something

manicure

noun - a treatment for the hands and nails

manipulate

verb - to skillfully operate by hand

manual

noun - a handbook; a book of directions

manufacture

verb - to make by hand or by machine; to change raw material into a new product

manuscript

noun - a handwritten or typed piece of writing, such as a book

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