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  1. EU
    Well, good
  2. EX, E
    Out, out of
  3. FAL, FALS
    Deceive
  4. FORE
    Before
  5. GEN
    Birth, class, kin
  6. GRAPH, GRAM
    Writing
  7. HAP
    By chance
  8. HELIO, HELI
    Sun
  9. HETERO
    Other
  10. HOMO
    Same
  11. HOMO
    Man
  12. Eulogy
    A speech or writing in praise of a person or thing, esp. a set oration in honor of a deceased person
  13. Euphemism
    The substitution of a mild, indirect, or vague expression for one thought to be offensive, harsh, or blunt
  14. Euphoria
    A feeling of happiness, confidence, or well-being sometimes exaggerated in pathological states as mania
  15. Exit
    A way or passage out
  16. Excommunicate
    To exclude or expel from membership or participation in any group, association
  17. Expatriate
    To banish (a person) from his or her native country
  18. Evict
    To expel (a person, esp. a tenant) from land, a building, etc., by legal process, as for nonpayment of rent
  19. False
    Not true or correct; erroneous
  20. Infallible
    Absolutely trustworthy or sure
  21. Fallacious
    Deceptive; misleading
  22. Forecast
    To predict (a future condition or occurrence); calculate in advance
  23. Foreboding
    A prediction; portent
  24. Generation
    The entire body of individuals born and living at about the same time
  25. Congenital
    Of or pertaining to a condition present at birth, whether inherited or caused by the environment, esp. the uterine environment
  26. Biography
    A written account of another person's life
  27. Bibliography
    • A complete or selective list of works compiled upon some common
    • principle, as authorship, subject, place of publication, orprinter
  28. Happen
    To take place; come to pass; occur
  29. Haphazard
    Characterized by lack of order or planning, by irregularity, or by randomness; determined by or dependent on chance; aimless
  30. Mishap
    An unfortunate accident
  31. Heliocentric
    Measured or considered as being seen from the center of the sun
  32. Helium
    • An inert, gaseous element present in the sun's atmosphere and in
    • natural gas, and also occurring as a radioactive decompositionproduct,
    • used as a substitute for flammable gases in dirigible balloons
  33. Heterosexual
    Pertaining to the opposite sex or to both sexes
  34. Heterogeneous
    Different in kind; unlike; incongruous
  35. Heterodox
    Not in accordance with established or accepted doctrines or opinions, esp. in theology; unorthodox
  36. Homosexual
    Oof, pertaining to, or noting the same sex
  37. Homogeneous
    Composed of parts or elements that are all of the same kind; not heterogeneous
  38. Homonym
    A word the same as another in sound and spelling but different in meaning
  39. Homo Sapiens
    • The species of bipedal primates to which modern humans belong,
    • characterized by a brain capacity averaging 1400 cc (85 cubicin.) and
    • by dependence upon language and the creation and utilization of complex
    • tools
  40. Homicide
    The killing of one human being by another

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