25 terms

English 2 Latin Roots for Mr. Pogreba: Unit 2

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audit
formal examination of an organization's accounts/financial records
inaudible
something that cannot be heard
audiology
the study of hearing
auditorium
the part of the theater or auditorium where the audience sits
auscultation
listening to sounds of the heart and lungs
audiologist
health care worker who evaluates hearing and hearing loss
acousma
an auditory hallucination
acoustic
musical instruments without electrical amplification
nonsense
spoken or written words that have no meaning or sense
non sequitur
a statement that does not follow logically from what was said before
nonprofit
not maintained for the purpose of making money
nonentity
a person or thing of little consequence or significance
nonchalant
having an air of unconcern or indifference
nonfat
lacking fat solids
nonpartisan
free from party affiliation, bias or designation
nonverbal
using signals other than spoken words to communicate
nondescript
lacking descriptive or interesting qualities
obstructive
hindering, opposing, blocking
destruction
the act of destroying
infrastructure
the system of public works, like bridges and roads, in a place
substructure
the underlying or supporting structure of a thing
constructive
promoting development or growth
miscontrue
interepret someone's words or actions incorrectly
instrumental
something that is valuable towards a goal
construe
to interpret something in a specific way
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