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greek and latin roots #3

philia and tropos
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Tropos
Turning
Tropics
the area of the earth from the equator north to the Tropic of Cancer and South to the Tropic of Capricorn
tropical
the climate of the earth in the tropics
phototropic
turning toward light as leaves and flowers do
heliotrope
a flower named for its tendency to turn torward the sun
tropophilous
plants or trees which like a change or turning
thermotropism
turning toward heat as cats do
philosopher
one who loves wisdom
Philadelphia
city of brotherly love
philanthropist
one who cares for the fellow man
phillumenist
one who collects mackbox covers
philogynist
one who loves women
philologist
one who loves words
philtre
love potion
Anglophile
one who loves England
francophile
one who loves France