LCPS Grade 9 Vocab List 5

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auto
self
autobiography
a history of a persons life written or told by that person
automation
or person or animal that acts in a monotonous, routine manner, without active intelligence
automatic
having the capability of starting, operating, moving, etc., independently
co-/con-
with
co-worker
a fellow worker; a colleague
confide
to impart secrets trustfully; discuss private matters or problems
conspire
to agree together, especially secretly, to do something wrong, evil, or illegal
inter-
among or between
interstate
occurring between, connecting, or involving two or more states
intervene
to come between disputing people, groups, etc.; intercede; meditate
intra-
within
intrastate
existing or occurinng within the boundaries of a state especially of the united states
intramural
occurring within, or involving members of, a single school, college or institution
brev-
short
abbreviated
to reduce (anything) in length, duration, etc.; to shorten
brevity
shortness of time or duration
cruc-
cross
crucifix
a cross
crucial
most vital and of the greatest significance in determining n outcome; decisive; critical
cruicify
to treat with gross injustice; persecute; torment; torture
culp-
guilt
culpable
deserving the blame or censure; blameworthy
culprit
a person or other agent guilty of or responsible for an offense or fault
glyph-
vertical groove
hieroglyphics
handwriting, figures, characters,code, etc., difficult to decipher
holo-
whole/entire
holograph
a document entirely handwritten by its author, especially a manuscript, letter, or unwitnessed will; original manuscript
holocaust
a great or complete devastation or destruction, especially by fire
iso-
equal, identical
isolate
to set or place apart; detach or separate so as to be alone
mon-
warn
premonition
a strong feeling, without a rational basis, that something is going to happen ; a feeling f anticipation of or anxiety over a future event
admonition
advice for or against doing something; rebuke; caution
sed-/sess-/sid-
to sit
sedate
calm, quiet, or composed; undisturbed by passion or excitement
subside
to become quiet, less active, or less violent; abate
sedentary
accustomed to sit or rest a great deal or to take little exercise
struct-/stru-
build
misoconstrue
to misunderstand the meaning of; take in a wrong sense; misinterpret
destruction
a cause of ruins or means of destroying
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