Greek and Latin Test 2

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Greek and Latin Test 2
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  1. (Latin) one
    Unus
  2. one part of a series or of a whole
    Unit
  3. motto of U.S.A. “one out of many” states united
    together as one
    E pluribus unum
  4. (verto, versum – turn) star galaxy which turns as one entity
    Universe
  5. (cornu – horn) mythical horse with one
    horn on its head
    Unicorn
  6. (sonus – sound) – voices singing or musical instruments playing together, the same
    notes at the same time
    Unison
  7. (Latin) two
    Duo
  8. (plico, plicatum – fold) make a second copy
    Duplicate
  9. two (as in dual purpose)
    Dual
  10. two homes in one building
    Duplex
  11. (Latin) three
    Tres
  12. (podos [Gr.]- foot) a three legged stand for a camera or other instrument
    Tripod
  13. (kera-horn; tops- face) three horned face
    Triceratops
  14. (lobos – a rounded division) a prehistoric animal having three rounded divisions of
    the body
    Trilobite
  15. (Latin) four
    Quattuor
  16. (pes, peddis – foot) four footed animal
    Quadruped
  17. (latus – side) having four sides
    (latus – side) having four sides
  18. prefix meaning four
    Quadri
  19. (Latin) eight
    Octo
  20. (pous, podos [Gr.] – foot) eight footed sea creature
    Octopus
  21. (gonia [Gr.]- angle) figure with eight sides and eight corners or angles
    Octagon
  22. (Greek) fire
    Pyro
  23. (techne – work skill) – fireworks
    Pyrotechnics
  24. (Latin) fire
    Ignis
  25. (ous – full of) pertaining to fire
    Igneous
  26. to set on fire
    Ignite
  27. act of “firing up” or starting an engine; setting anything a
    fire
    Ignition
  28. Roman god of fire
    Vulcanus
  29. a crack in the earth pouring out hot magma (molten rock) and hot gases
    Volcano
  30. like or pertaining to volcanoes
    Volcanic
  31. to treat raw rubber with heat and sulphur to make it harder and more durable
    Vulcanize
  32. the study of volcanoes
    Vulcanology
  33. (Greek) water
    Hydros
  34. (phobos – fear) fear of water
    Hydrophobia
  35. (de – down, away from) – take away water away
    Dehydrate
  36. (genos, origin) – a gas which, when burned, produces water
    Hydrogen
  37. (phone – sound) – instrument to “hear” underwater
    Hydrophone
  38. (logos – word, study) study of water
    Hydrology
  39. (electron – amber) – electricity produced by moving water
    Hydroelectric
  40. (Latin) water
    Aqua
  41. a pond or tank of water where fish or water plants can live
    Aquarium
  42. (duco, ductum – lead) a structure for bringing water to
    where it is needed
    Aqueduct
  43. (humor – moisture) – fluid in the eye between the lens and cornea
    Aqueous humor
  44. Aqueous humor
    Aquifer

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