Latin Stems

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Latin Stems
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  1. one hundredth of a dollar
    cent
  2. (metron-measure)-one hundredth of a meter
    centimeter
  3. (per-trough)-number of parts in every hundred 10 cents is 10 percent of a dollar
    percent
  4. (gradus-step,degree)-temperature scale with one hundred degrees between freezing and boiling
    centigrade
  5. a dot signifying the break between whole numbers and fractioned numbers
    decimal
  6. a thousand paces(1 pace=2 steps-one with each foot)
    mile
  7. one thousandth of a dollar
    mill
  8. (metron-measure)-one thousandth of a meter
    millimeter
  9. (annus-year)-thousand-year period or anniversary
    millenium
  10. (ped,pedis-foot)-thousandth-footed "bug"
    millipede
  11. (photo-light)-picture drawn by light
    photograph
  12. pictured information
    graph
  13. black carbon used for drawing or writing
    graphite
  14. (photo-light)-light from far away
    telephoto
  15. (skopeo-look at)-device for looking at distant objects
    telescope
  16. (pathos-feeling)-knowing how someone far away is feeling
    telepathy
  17. reasoning to gain knowledge and wisdom
    logic
  18. (geo-earth)-study of the earth
    geology
  19. (astron-star)-knowledge from the stars
    astrology
  20. (bios-life)-study of physical life
    biology
  21. (zoon-animal)-study of animals
    zoology
  22. (techne-art,skill)-study of how to improve an art or a skill
    technology
  23. (anthropos-man)-study of mankind
    anthropology
  24. in name only,not real or actual
    nominal
  25. (calo,calatum-call)--system of names
    nomenclature
  26. (de-down from)-part of a fraction below the line
    denominator
  27. the area of earth from the equator north to the Tropic of Cancer and south to the Tropic of Capricorn
    tropics
  28. the climate of the earth in the tropics
    tropical
  29. (photo-light)-turning towards light as leaves and flowers do
    phototropic
  30. (helios-sun)-a flower named for its tendency to turn toward the sun
    heliotrope
  31. (thermos-heat)-turning towards heat(as cats do!)
    thermotropism
  32. thousand
    mille
  33. ten
    decem
  34. hundred
    centum
  35. to write or draw
    graph
  36. far away,distance
    tele
  37. word,study
    logos
  38. name
    nomen,nomenis
  39. turning
    tropos

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