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32 terms

Roots and Fruits 101-112

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fid
faith
bona fide
genuine, real
diffidence
modest or shy because of lack of self-confidence
fig
form, shape
effigy
a sculpture or model of a person
fin
end
finitude
the state of having limits or bounds
finite
having limits or bounds
finis
the end of something
firm
secure
firmware
permanent software programmed into read only memory
flect, flex
bend
deflect
to cause something to change direction
flu, flux
flow
superfluous
unnecessary through being more than enough
fluxion
the action or process of flowing
fract, frag
break
refract
to make a ray of light change direction when it enters at an angle
diffract
to spread out a beam of light by passing through a narrow aperture or across an edge
frat, frater
brother
fraternal
of or like a brother
fratricide
the killing of one's sibling
fraternize
to associate or form a friendship with someone
fric
rub
frictional
of or produced by the action of rubbing two surfaces together
funct
perform
perfunctory
carried out with a minimum of effort of reflection
fug
flee
centrifuge
a machine with a rapidly rotating container that separates fluids of different densities
fus
pour
profuse
exuberantly plentiful
infusion
the introduction of a new element into something