Classical Roots: Lesson 3

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Pandemonium

Uproar

Panacea

A cure-all for diseases or troubles.

Omnipotent

Having unlimited power, all-powerful

Omnipresent

Present everywhere

Omnivorious

1. Feeding on both plants and meat.
2. Devouring everything, especially intellectually.

Catholic

1. Universal, including most things
2. Referring to the Roman Catholic church.

Holocaust

1. A great destruction, especially by fire.
2. Murder by the Nazis if over six million Jews and millions of other people in WW2

Totalitarian

Referring to a form of government in which one person or party holds absolute control.

Cloister

1. A covered walk along the inside walls of a building, usually looking out on a courtyard.
2. A monastery of similar place of religious seclusion.

Preclude

To prevent, to make impossible.

Recluse

A person who avoids mixing with people.

Holos

Whole

Totus

Whole

Claudo, claudere, clause, clausum

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