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Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots Unit Five

STUDY
PLAY
COND
hide, put away
abscond
to leave in a hurry, especially to escape the law
recondite
difficult to understand; hidden form
CRYPT
to hide
cryptic
hard to understand; having a secret meaning
apocryphal
coming from an unreliable source; untrue
ERT
uncover
aperture
an opening or a hole
overt
public, unhidden; open
covert
done in a hidden or secret manner
TEXT
weave, cover
context
the circumstances or setting surrounding an event
subtext
the hidden or underlying meaning of something
pretext
a stated reason for doing something; an excuse