Roots

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ryukiri
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Roots
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2013-07-10 23:55:15
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  1. Ad
    • "to" or "toward"
    • EX: Adhesive; addiction; adjunct
  2. Ab
    • "away" or "away from"
    • EX: Absent; abnormal; abdicate
  3. Pro
    • "toward" or "in support of" but also "before"
    • EX: Proponent; prometheus
  4. Post
    • "after" or "following"
    • EX: Posthumous: Post prandial
  5. Ex
    • "former" or "out of"
    • EX: Ex-husband; Exit
  6. In
    • "into" or sometimes "not"
    • EX: Ingress; inculcate; indubitable; insincere
  7. E
    • "out of" or "from"
    • EX: Emit; Egress
  8. Trans
    • "across"
    • EX: transport; transgendered; transmit
  9. Mit or Mis
    • "send" or "throw" 
    • EX: transmit; missile; missive
  10. Mis
    • Can also mean "against" or "hatred"
    • EX: misanthrope; misogyny
  11. Anthro
    • "human"
    • EX: anthropology; anthropomorphism
  12. Circ
    • "around"
    • EX: circus; circumspect; circumscribe
  13. Con
    • "against" or "in distinction to" but also "with"
    • EX: incontrovertible; concert; condensed
  14. Anti
    • "against" or "opposed to"
    • EX: antibodies; anti-inflammatory
  15. Ante
    • "before" or "preceding"
    • EX: antebellum; antechamber; antediluvian
  16. A or An
    • "without" or "lacking"
    • EX: Amoral; anarchy; asexual
  17. De
    • "down from" or "away from" or "against"
    • EX: De-icing; decongestant
  18. Dis
    • "against" or "not"
    • EX: Disinterested; disenchant
  19. Ambi
    • "either" or "both"
    • EX: ambidextrous; ambivalent
  20. Vol
    • "will" or sometimes "flight"
    • EX: voluntary; volition
  21. Sal
    • "salt", a mineral once associated with health
    • EX: salubrious; salutations; salutary
  22. Bene
    • "good"
    • EX: benefactor; benevolent; beneficial
  23. Mal
    • "bad"
    • EX: malevolent; malign; malicious
  24. Fac or Fact
    • "make" or "do" 
    • EX: factory; facsimile; manufacture

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