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38 terms

Lists both the Latin roots and at least one of their derivatives for each of their definition

aqua

water

derivative: aquarium

derivative: aquarium

auto

self

derivative: automobile

derivative: automobile

bene

good

derivative: benefit

derivative: benefit

bi

two

derivative: bicycle

derivative: bicycle

bio

life

derivative: biography

derivative: biography

cent

one-hundred

derivative: century

derivative: century

circ

round (shape)

derivative: circle

derivative: circle

commun, common

shared

derivative: community

derivative: community

equi, qua, eque

equal, horse

derivative: equivalent, equestrian

derivative: equivalent, equestrian

flex, flect

bend

derivative: flexible

derivative: flexible

geo

Earth

derivative: geography

derivative: geography

graph

write/draw

derivative: graphics, graphite

derivative: graphics, graphite

hexa

six

derivative: hexagon

derivative: hexagon

poly

many

derivative: polygon

derivative: polygon

prime

first

derivative: primary

derivative: primary

quad

four

derivative: quadruplets

derivative: quadruplets

hydr

water

root: hydration

root: hydration

kilo

thousand

derivative: kilometer

derivative: kilometer

liber

free

derivative: liberty

derivative: liberty

meter

measure

derivative: metric (system)

derivative: metric (system)

micro

small

derivative: microscope

derivative: microscope

multi

many

derivative: multitask

derivative: multitask

numer

number

derivative: numerator

derivative: numerator

octo

eight

root: octopus

root: octopus

ology

science (of)

derivative: zoology

derivative: zoology

penta

five

derivative: pentagon

derivative: pentagon

phon

sound

derivative: telephone

derivative: telephone

rect

straight line, right

derivative: rectangle, correct

derivative: rectangle, correct

rota

round (action)

derivative: rotation

derivative: rotation

scope

see

derivative: telescope

derivative: telescope

script

write

derivative: manuscript

derivative: manuscript

sect

cut

derivative: section

derivative: section

spect

see

derivative: spectacles

derivative: spectacles

sphere

round

derivative: hemisphere

derivative: hemisphere

tele

far away

derivative: telescope

derivative: telescope

tri

three

derivative: tricycle

derivative: tricycle

uni

one

derivative: uni-brow

derivative: uni-brow

magna, magni

great (size)

derivative: magnify

derivative: magnify