Unit 5

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  1. one who holds that the existence of God is unknown and unknowable; one who asserts that all claims to knowledge are uncertain
    agnostic
  2. a person or thing accursed or consigned to damnation; formal ecclesiastical curse or ban
    anathema
  3. a person ori thing greatly detested
    anathema
  4. a curse or thing greatly detested
    anathema
  5. capapble of burning, corroding, or destroying tissue by chemical action
    caustic
  6. cutting or sarcastic in utterance
    caustic
  7. a test, rule, or standard by which somehting is judged
    criterion
  8. Physically or morally
    deleterious
  9. a leader who appearls to the emontions and prejudices of the populace in order to
    • obtain power
    • demagogue
  10. a name or title used to describle or characterize a person or thing
    epithet
  11. a temperament peculiar to an individual; any personal perculiarity or mannerism
    idiosyncrasy
  12. a supposed rememfor all diseases or ills
    panacea
  13. excess; superabuundent
    plethora
  14. a fictitious neam, as one assumed by an author
    pseudonym
  15. occuring in occasional or isolated in stances
    sporadic
  16. up, back, again
    ana-
  17. out, out of
    ec-
  18. upon, outiside, beyond
    epi- (ep-)
  19. all
    pan-
  20. ANTHROP
    man, human, being
  21. CEDE CEED CESS
    to go, to yeild
  22. DEM(O)
    people
  23. LEG LECT LIG
    to choose, to gather, to read
  24. NOMEN, NOMIN, NOM
    name
  25. PHIL
    to love
  26. RUPT
    to break
  27. SERV
    to serve, to protect, to save
  28. state, quality, act of
    -acy, -cy
  29. state, quality, act of
    -ery -ry
  30. state quality act of
    -ice
  31. pertaining to, having the quality of
    -otic

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