Vocab part 2

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Vocab part 2
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Mr. Allens part 2
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  1. the boundaries, border, set of rules
    parameter
  2. a mistress
    paramour
  3. both left and right handed
    ambidextrous
  4. at the front
    anterior
  5. having many spouses
    polygamy
  6. an eyeglass
    monocle
  7. one colored
    monochromatic
  8. fear of an animal
    zoophobia
  9. a room at the front
    anteroom
  10. a statement, or two, that contradicts itself, but its true
    paradox
  11. fear of small or closed places
    claustrophobia
  12. has many colors
    polychromatic
  13. fear of blood
    hematophobia
  14. fear of heights
    acrophobia
  15. before
    ante
  16. fear of
    phobia
  17. deals with sheep
    ovine
  18. study of cancer
    oncology
  19. has extra toes/fingers
    polydactyl
  20. study of family trees
    genealogy
  21. next too, along side
    paralell
  22. a story that teaches a lesson, moral
    parable
  23. very high, expensive
    astronomical
  24. star
    astro
  25. a word with 3 or more syllables, or has a good vocab
    polysyllabic
  26. one who feeds off others
    parasite
  27. animal
    Ine
  28. deals wiht pigs
    porcine
  29. deals with cows, beef, cattle
    bodine
  30. can see through or being more honest
    transparent
  31. public writing meant to be humorous or political
    graffiti
  32. an obsession with one thing
    monomania
  33. study of the nervous system
    neurology
  34. study of the skin
    dermatology
  35. study of the mind and behaviors
    psychology
  36. study of the stars and how they affect us
    astrology
  37. study of body waste, use of body waste as humor
    scatology
  38. study of female medicine
    gynecology
  39. study of weather
    meteorology
  40. deals with wolves, hungry, lecherous
    lupine
  41. a 2 sided siutcase or trunk, or a new work make by combining two words
    portmanteau
  42. fear of aliens, foriegners, ethinicity
    xenophobia
  43. a two worded paradox
    oxymoron
  44. identifies with the opposite sex
    transgender
  45. one who it shy or outgoing
    ambivert
  46. a cross dresser
    transvestite
  47. feelings attract and repels, causes mixed feelings
    ambivalent
  48. has 2 meanigns, confusing,
    ambiguous
  49. the mood, atmosphere
    ambiance/ambience
  50. official written document
    transcript
  51. equal, next too
    par
  52. study of fossils
    paleontology
  53. lie detector
    polygraph
  54. fear of bridges or spans
    gephyrophobia
  55. star naming, scientific study
    astronomy
  56. loose morally, permissive
    licentious
  57. apprehensive, scared
    solicitous
  58. fear of being alone
    monophobia
  59. a sole crowned ruler
    monarch
  60. inability to write
    agraphia
  61. mapping altitude
    topography
  62. map making
    cartography
  63. mapping out populations, trends
    demographics
  64. doubtful, doesnt believe easily, shocked, amazed
    incredulous
  65. set of initials
    monogram
  66. desire to believe
    credulity
  67. a transition into easier words
    paraphrase

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