28 terms

Vocab 14B

STUDY
PLAY
MEDI
(base) middle
PECUNI
(base) money
SATI(S)
(base) enough
SEC (SEG), SECT
(base) to cut
VIR
(base) poison
VOLV, VOLUM, VOLUT
(base) to roll
Medieval
relating to the Middle Ages
Pecuniary
relating to money
Satisfy
meet the expectations, needs, or desires of (someone)
Section
any of the parts into which something is divided
Virus
an infective agent that is able to multiply within the living cells of a host
Voluminous
occupying or containing much space
Mediate
intervene between people in a dispute in order to bring about an agreement or reconciliation
Medium
the intervening substance through which impressions are conveyed to the senses or a force acts on objects at a distance, such as television, internet, or radio
Immediate
occurring or done at once; instant
Mediterranean
a sea surrounded by land, specifically the sea between Europe and Northern Africa
Impecunious
having little or no money
Insatiable
(of an appetite or desire) impossible to satisfy
Saturate
cause (something) to become thoroughly soaked with liquid so that no more can be absorbed
Segment
each of the parts into which something is or may be divided
Sector
an area or portion that is distinct from others
Bisect
cut in two
Virulent
(of a disease or poison) extremely severe or harmful in its effects; bitterly hostile
Virucide
an agent (physical or chemical) that deactivates or destroys viruses
Volume
a book forming part of a work or series; the amount of space that a substance or object occupies, or that is enclosed within a container
Revolve
move in a circle on a central axis
Evolution
the gradual development of something, especially from a simple to a more complex form
Involve
(of a situation or event) include (something) as a necessary part or result