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12 terms

Word Roots: ante, anti (before)

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ante
the initial contribution that each poker player makes to the pot
antebellum
belonging to a period before a war especially the American Civil War
antecedent
a preceding (before) occurrence or cause or event
antediluvian
from before the Flood described in the Bible
ante meridiem
before noon
anterior
of or near the head end or toward the front plane of the body
anteroom
a large entrance or reception room or area; waiting room
anticipate
regard something as probable or likely; realize beforehand
antiquarian
an expert or collector of antiquities (old or rare artifacts)
antiquated
obsolete, out of fashion, no longer useful
antique
any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity; belonging to an earlier period
antiquity
before ancient times