Vocabulary Lesson 16

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  1. Root: Felis
    Cat
  2. A member of the family of cats, lions, tigers, and jaguars.
    Feline
  3. Root: Leo, Leonis, Leon,
    Lion
  4. Pertaining to a lion, having characteristics of a lion, such as fierceness and majesty.
    Leonine
  5. To regard or treat a person as a celebrity.
    Lionize
  6. Root: Piscis
    Fish
  7. Typical of fish.
    Piscine
  8. Root: Porcus
    Swine, Pig, Hog,
  9. Pertaining to or resembling a pig.
    Porcine
  10. Root: Serpens, Serpentis,
    Serpent, Snake,
  11. Resembling a serpent in form or movement: sinuous; winding.
    Serpentine
  12. Having qualities of a serpent: subtle, sly, sometimes even evil.
    Serpentine
  13. Root: Simia
    Monkey, Ape,
  14. Pertaining to or resembling a monkey or ape.
    Simian
  15. An ape or monkey.
    Simian
  16. Root: Ursa
    Bear
  17. Pertaining to or characteristic of a bear.
    Ursine
  18. Root: Zoion
    Living being, animal,
  19. The science dealing with animals.
    Zoology

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ethanjenn
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318233
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Vocabulary Lesson 16
Updated:
2016-03-31 14:57:43
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Vocabulary Classical Roots
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English 8
Description:
Vocabulary with Classical Roots A- Lesson 16 (Animals)
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