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Word Within the Word List #32

List #32 from Michael Clay Thompson's "The Word Within the Word Vol. 2"
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hypo
under
dox
opinion
put
think
mega
large
alter
other
contra
against
con
together
circum
around
sol
alone
fy
make
ous
full of
hetero
different
pater
father
ver
true
sangui
blood
ego
I
ven
come
flu
flow
loqu
talk
moll
soft
greg
group
tion
act or state
hypothecate
pledge as security
heterodox
unorthodox
paterfamilias
male head of family
putative
thought-to-be
aver
affirm or declare
megaton
force of a million tons of dynamite
sangfroid
cold-blooded composure
alter ego
second self
altercation
heated dispute
contravene
go against
confluence
a flowing together
circumlocution
talking in circles
soliloquy
speech to oneself
mollify
make soft
gregarious
sociable