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Growing Your Vocabulary-Chapter 16-Things Change

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mutare/mutatum/mut
to change
mutate
to change form or quality
mutant
an organism in which a mutation makes it look or act unlike other organisms of the same species
commute
to travel between two places
migrare/migratum/migr
to change or to move
migrate
move from one place to another
immigrate
to move to a new country to live
im-
not or in
immature
not fully grown
imperfect
not exact or perfect
emigrate
to leave a country or area
morphe/morph
shape1
morphology
the study of form or shape
amorphous
no specific shape
metamorphic
can change or has changed its shape
forma/form
shape2
transform
to change shape
trans-
across or over
transplant
to move something from one place to another
transport
to move across
formal
following certain forms, customs, or rules
uniform
Alike in shape