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50 terms

High-Frequency Word Roots Set 2

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chron
time, a long time
cid/cis
cut, kill
circu/circum
around
cit/citat
to call, start
civi
citizen
clam/claim
call out, shout
clemen
mild, kind, merciful
claud/claus/clos/clud/clus
shut, close
cli/clin/cliv
leaning, inclined, sloped
co/col/com/con/cor
together, with
cod
book
cogni/gno
learn, know
contra/contro
against, opposite
corp
body
cosm
universe
cracy/crat
government, rule, strength
crea
bring forth, create
cred
believe, trust
cre/cresc/cret/cru
rise, grow
crit
separate, judge
cour/cur
run, course
cur/cura
care
cycl/cyclo
circle, wheel, cycle
de
from, down, away, against, thoroughly, intensive prefix
dec/deca
ten
dei/div
god
demi
partly
dem
common people
derm
skin
di
two, double
dia
across, through, between
dic/dict
say, speak, pronounce
dif/dis
apart, away, negative, not
don
give
doc/doct
teach, prove
dog/dox
opinion, belief, praise
dom/domin
master, lord
dorm
sleep
drom/drome
run, step, arena
duc/duct
lead, pull
dupl
double, two
dur
hard, lasting
dyn/dynam
power, energy
dys
bad, impaired, abnormal
e/ex
apart, above, away, beyond, from, out, intensive prefix
ecto
outside, external
ego
I, self
endo
within, inside
epi
upon, over, near
equ
equal