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Greek

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pyre
A pile of wood, etc., for burning a corpse as part of a funeral rite; any pile of combustible materials
pyrotechnics
A display of fireworks; a spectacular display of virtuosity in music, writing, or other accomplishment
pyromania
A compulsion to set things on fire
hydrology
The study of water and its effects on and in the earth and in the atmosphere
agnostic
A person who believes that nothing can be known about the existence of a god
physiognomy
The art of judging human character by facial features; facial features when regarded as revealing character
prognosis
A prediction of the outcome of a disease; any forecast or prediction
hypocrisy
Pretending to have feelings, beliefs, or virtues that one does not have
amnesty
A general pardon for offenders, especially for political offenses
mnemonic
Relating to or assisting the memory
frenetic
Frantic; frenzied
schizophrenia
A severe mental disorder in which a person becomes unable to act or reason in a rational way, often with delusions