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Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book A Lesson 9

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artifact
an object made by human beings; often refers to a primitive tool or other relic from an earlier period
artifice
craftiness; trickery
artless
without deceit or cunning; natural; simple
artisan
a skilled craftsperson
ode
a poem usually addressed to a particular person, object, or event that has stimulated deep and noble feelings in the poet
parody
a humorous imitation of a piece of literature or music
rhapsody
speech or writing expressing great pleasure or enthusiasm
incantation
the chanting or speaking of words seeming to have magical power or used to create a magical spell
recant
to take back a formal statement or belief presently made known
depict
to paint, draw, or express in a picture or sculpture
pictograph
a picture or drawing representing words or ideas