24 terms

English 2 Latin Roots for Mr. Pogreba: Week 13

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emancipate
(v.) to free from slavery; to release or liberate
manipulate
to skillfully operate by hand
manifest
obvious
manicure
professional care for the hands and fingernails
manacle
handcuffs
mannerism
a distinctive behavioral trait; an idiosyncrasy
manumission
A grant of legal freedom to an individual slave.
manual
done by hand
unison
in one voice
university
a school of advanced learning
unanimous
showing complete agreement
unilateral
one-sided
unicorn
a horse-like fabled animal that has one horn growing out of the middle of its forehead
reunion
the act of coming together again
unionize
to organize into a labor union
unify
to join together into one group
abstain
to not do something; refrain
detain
to stop or hold; to keep from going on
retainer
a fee paid in advance for services; a servant; an attendant
tenant
A person who pays for the right to live in a residence owned by someone else
tentative
experimental in nature; uncertain; hesitant
tendon
connects muscle to bone
contain
to hold; to have within
patent
a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention
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