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Prefixes and suffixes are affixes placed before and after a root word, respectively. The root is formed out of consonant sequences that don’t represent an actual word. Some examples of prefixes and suffixes are un-, re-, -ing, and -est.
What ever you have on your system that regulates your pump(s)needs to be adjusted. i.e. regulator, float(s), switch, etc. If you have a pressurized system you could possibly have a bad bladder, faulty regulator etc. Can't really give a definite answer without knowing exactly what type system you hav…
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Some features of the grammar and much of the basic vocabulary in everyday use are derived from West Germanic, the common ancestor of English, Dutch, German and Frisian. Most of the rest of the vocabulary comes from Latin, in many cases by way of French.   My students ask this all the time, as…
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yes! in the 1700s as presbyterian religious refugees. from 1845 to 1850 as a direct result of the great famine. from 1850 to 1930 - periodically due to domestic economic conditions. from 1950 to 1990 for economic reasons.
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%REPLIES% Answer "Christmas" is derived from the Old English "Cristes mæsse," or "Christ's festival." The "mas" is thus derived from the "festival."
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Technology comes from the combination of the two words techni which means art and Logos which means talking. Techne-Art,Craft and Logia-Study,Theory First of all I am Greek. The word Techno- comes from the Greek word Techne which means "art". Also -logy means to talk about something. 1) On March…
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ive run into this a few times every time it turned out to be the crank sensor. usually coolant drips on it from a leaky water pump and ruins it.Need more info to help. - Ravman
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As I have never heard of a Toyota Cavalier, I could not say.  u can install anything in any car with the right $$$ and Toyota made cavaliers in Japan for quite a while... only 3rd gens that i know of... why you would install a quad 4 in instead of the 95-99 2.4 DOHC (the quad 4 is essentially …
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Answer Hi I also own a Marlin/Glenfield model 30 cal. 30-30. the former owner says he remembers buying it sometime in 1970. and the first two digts are 70 104-- so I would think that those first two digts would show the date of manufacture. God Bless, Mike. for more info, or other questions yo…
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There are many shotguns nowadays that are made for use with scopes, these have special rifled barrels, and are not cheap. They are used for hunting turkey and big game with slugs. This particular weapon was not intended to have a scope, and to alter it to accept one would be unsafe. If you want a sh…
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The reason why that most females continue to hate on others is because they might think that the person they don't like is tryingn to make them jealous or someting, do u know what i mean..like lets say you like this boy, and another girl does wouldn't u kinda like hate her???
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"Auto" is obviously short for "automobile". The term came from the Greek prefix "auto" meaning "self" and the Latin-derived "mobile" for movement. An "automobile" was therefore a "self-moving" device because it didn't need a horse or other external means of propulsion.
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ALUAbbreviation of arithmetic logic unit, the part of a computer that performs all arithmetic computations, such as addition and multiplication, and all comparison operations. "Logical" operations - such as AND, OR and XOR is the fundamental ones, that all the others are derived from. However, the A…
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Auditing is a review process, usually of accounting procedures. The previous poster was humorously refering to an Audit by the Internatl Revenue Service, but many businesses have both internal and external audits regularly, to make sure all types of records are being handled properly. Internal audit…
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Depending on where you live and other factors, you may consider some words to be unusual that others do not. Taumatawhakatangi-hangakoauauotamatea-turipukakapikimaunga-horonukupokaiwhenuaki-tanatahu (translates as: the summit of the hill, where Tamatea, who is known as the land eater, slid down, cli…
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If it is female, it means she is in heat. If it is male, maybe worms are the culprit.If it is a male it could be his testicles. They usually just appear all of a sudden when they become sexually mature and can sometimes be huge and could look like a swollen butt.
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Epic theater, also known as theater of alienation or theater of politics, is a theater movement arising in the early to mid-20th century, inextricably linked to the German playwright Bertolt Brecht. Though many of the concepts involved in epic theater had been around for years, even centuries, Brech…
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Answer Ask, "what would you like for me to do?" Everyone's different. Just ask what she needs and do it!
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In what situation? Telephones? Answer: NONA-9 Yup. A nine-sided polygon is called a nonagon (or enneagon).
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Answer: The two major definitions of ProAna are based on the two most common populations who embrace the term as an identifying descriptor: 1. Individuals suffering from Anorexia Nervosa (AN) or other restrictive eating disorders (ED's): Commonly, this approach to living with an ED stems from barri…
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graph, map, place, site, relief, land, landform, contour, geomorphometry, surface, survey, geodata, streams, water, hill, forest, shading, elevation
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Answer HOW THE O.K. CORRAL® GOT ITS NAME (Text taken from the historic display in the O.K. Corral Office Museum.) The phrase "O.K.", used to name Tombstone, Arizona's historic O.K. Corral, had its origins in the Pennsylvania Dutch country of New York State in the mid-1800s. Today, the te…
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Answer Because youre too slow to keep up. Usually boys are taller than girls and so their legs are longer, where they can make big strides, and girls are a little shorter, where they make short strides. And sometimes its because of the difference in the way people walk.
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Changing Words on WikiAnswers Yes it does. When you ask "how" you are wanting to know how something is done. When you ask "why", you want to know why it is done.
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No, it's not true. It's an amusing coincidence that separating parts of the word "therapist" creates the words "the rapist", however, the two have nothing to do with each other. Therapist is derived from therapy plus "ist", which is a suffix meaning a person who is concerned with or practices the …
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Answer The Maltese cross is identified as the symbol of the Christian warrior. The cross is eight-pointed and has the shape of four "V" shaped arms joined together at their bases, so that each arm has two points. Its design is based on crosses used since the First Crusade. The eight points symbol…
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i have a 1937 Pontiac deluxe 6 cyl. 4 door. I think your;s is also a deluxe, not a chieftain. How did you determin it was a cheiftain? Ned
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Essentially, Innovation is the successful exploitation of new ideas. These can be ideas for products, services or processes. It includes both radical new ideas and incremental changes to existing ones. All businesses can, and should, innovate. Innovation in business leads to higher and more sustain…
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Answer Most likely you will have to change the trans mount & the drive shaft length. CJ5s didn't come with autos because the wheelbase is so short & autos are so long that they couldn't get good geometry from the end of the trans to the rear diff. You can use a 727 Automatic from a Wagon…
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Bi is a "prefix" meaning "two". Bidirectional (meaning two directions) Bisexual (meaning two sexes) In sexual terms, the full word is bisexual, shorted to just bi, signifying two, or interest in both (two) sexes, male or female.bi means... that you like girls, and guys. and you like/date/do things …
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Electricity is a type of energy which exists when there is a difference in the number of electrons present at two different points, whether the result of static, generation, or magnetic field.It normally represents the flow of these electrons from one point to another, as in a circuit. The energy su…
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The English prefix, ana-, is derived from an ancient-Greek preposition, which means, essentially, up from (the source), with alternate senses of generation and increase. All derivative meanings--such as according to, again, and backward--are simply based upon reanalysis of procession from source. …
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well you can get help by going to wildcats8325@yahoo.com and that person will help i heard she the the best you can talk to her about anything and she will not tell a soul
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an unsaturated fatty acid that has been changed to a saturated fatty acid
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The term is used in several ways, the drug "hydros" is hydrocodone. This name is also used for a NASA project. See related links.
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The word orthodox, from Greek orthodoxos "having the right opinion", from orthos ("right", "true", "straight") + doxa("opinion" or "praise", related to dokein, "to think"),[1] is typically used to mean adhering to the accepted or traditional and established faith, especially in religion.[2]The term …
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Literacy is the ability to read and write. In modern context, the word means reading and writing in a level adequate for written communication and generally a level that enables one to successfully function at certain levels of a society. Numeracy is the ability to count and do arithmetic.
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Answer Trans fats are a produce to "hydrogenation" of oils. Long ago, someone discovered that cooking oils can be modified to keep it from turning "rancid", and can make it turn to the consistency of butter when hydrogen is forced into the oil under pressure. The process is called hydrogenation.…
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Doctor's 'Practice'I don't know for sure, but probably because the more work they do, they are also getting more practice. If you are a professional athlete, every time you play your sport, you get better at it. That's kind of the same thing here.If this is the case, shouldn't doctors actually be "p…
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You don't disable it. All you do is take it out. Open the compartment that is accesible in the driver's side dash when you open the driver's side door. The area is pretty cramped and it is hard to get to, but the door chime is tucked back in there. The only way I know to describe it is a small black…
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The word was used by the Greek economist Professor Xenophon Zolotas, who delivered two speeches in English using many Greek words that we have adopted. In his speech, Zolotas was referring specifically to politicians, saying that he thought that they were cryptoplethorists. The first part of the w…
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CONCEPTION : the beginning or imagining of an object or idea Generally, the term is used to designate the initial stages of a plan or project, when its parameters are created. More specifically, it is used in society and medicine to designate the formation of a human embryo by the combination of a …
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Le Coq Sportif is a company that manufactures a variety of sports equipment including clothing and footwear. Le Coq Sportif products are manufactured in France.
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It depends on the gender. If you are talking about a young male,then its νέος (neos) If you are talking about a young female,then its νέα (nea) If you are talking about a thing or an animal,then its νέο (neo)
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Consider it the artillery of the past. It was the long range fire power of its day.  
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Answer Technician 5th grade, 3756 Quartermaster Truck Company. During that era, the structure was the opposite of what it is today in that grade 1 was the highest and seven was the lowest (as opposed to 1 being lowest and 9 being highest today). This rank was a non-NCO version of Corporal and wo…
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Answer A weaver is someone who makes cloth and rugs... that sort of thing. I knew a great lady in Wyoming who made custom rugs for a living, and made all the cloth from the angora rabbits that she raised. It was really cool to see her looms. See this site for more information: http://en…
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Havoc havoc means devistation do you dev-as-tation? devastationThe word havoc is a noun and means destruction, confusion, and disorder. This word originated in the 15th century.
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Any online dictionary such as American Heritage Dictionary has the root and stem words on them. All dictionaries have the root words shown. Look up the word dictionary and you will discover the root word.
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Words with the Root 'Port' The following is a list of words that contain the root port: reportAirportportalsupportrapporttransportpurportexportexporterdeporttransportationPortugalportablePorterimportimporterimportantimportanceopportunityportfolioportmanteau
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The maintenance of a constant internal environment despite changes in the external environment.The word itself means "unchanging." It describes the body's ability maintain relatively stable internal conditions even though the outside world is changing.It's homeostasis, not homoeostasis, and it means…
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Tattooing, nose, tongue, etc., piercing is making a fashion statement only. Some tattoos have meanings such as gang members; putting a girl/guys name on your arm or simply putting anything that you fancy on some part of the body. Next the young kids will be going around with a plate in their lower l…
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ANSWER:In the southern part of the US, we refer to it as black water or swamp water. The actual term for it is Brack water. It is caused by the increase of tannic acid from decaying leaves from hardwood trees and cedar and cypress needles. It also describes water that is a mix of freshwater and salt…
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"Ranks" in pipe organ terminology, whether theatre/cinema organs or concert/church organs, are individual sets or rows of pipes operated by a single control known as a STOP.A rank can be anything from a few pipes to more than 100. Organs may have only 1 rank of pipes - a practice instrument in a hou…
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"Angry" and "hungry" are the only two words in common usage in the English language that end with -gry. There are many "puzzles" floating around out there on the Internet and elsewhere about this, however. See the related links below for further explanation of many of these "puzzles," and a list …
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The greek word for glorified is doxazo(dox-ad'o} and means to render or esteem glorious.
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To express joy.
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Answer Military forces structured and trained to fight on foot.
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the word chanet comes from a princesss who was the best princess ever
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Hesitation during acceleration on a 1999 Rodeo means that when the gas pedal is pushed down, the car does not immediately accelerate. It may take a second or two for the car to accelerate in this situation.
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ii was born in Sex
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Its συνεργάζομαι (sinergazome).
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rubbing all over :/
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Reproduce means to make babies.It means to multiply, make more, or even have sex.
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Suffix means the last part of the word after the root-wordits a word that comes at the end of a word suh as welcome come is the sufixA "word" that sports at the end of ether a root word a another suffix
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Answer It looks like it's probably Greek in origin
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There are many, here's a few:Nonelectronegativityantiferromagneticallyextraterritoriality anti-intellectuality indefatigabilityismepizootiological uniformitarianism otorhinolaryngologist non-electroconductivity non-biodegradibility nonbiocompatibility non-histocompatibility hypercoaguability …
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anything offered in the service to God. It can be a song, land, or artifacts.Holiness, or sanctity, is in general the state of being holy (perceived by religious individuals as associated with the divine) or sacred (considered worthy of spiritual respect or devotion; or inspiring awe or reveren…
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The prefix 'para' comes from a Greek word meaning 'beside' or 'next to'. The prefix was used in old English to mean 'requiring more study' such as paralegal.
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To damage or destroy something. Example: That dog was mutilated with sharp tools.
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new plug, plug wire, and coil if its a 1998 and up ls1also check your injectors it may be clogged so if that doesnt fix it put fuel system cleaner into your trans next time you fill up
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The word 'taxi' - in the US: '(taxi)cab'- is a contraction of two words: "taximeter cabriolet'. The word taximeter is of Greek origin, meaning 'definer of the cost to be paid', and the word 'cab' was already the common abbreviation for the two-wheeled horse-drawn cabriolet, the Hansom Cab, that serv…
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isokinetic exercises: exercises with special machines that allow for the maximum resistance over the complete range of motion.
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1970s Slang Wordsmy favorite would be cream, as in: cream in my jeansbut there are lots more.another is bitchen which probably arrived slightly earlier but was popularized then.these are 70s:foxyfoxes (guys<--no, both sexes. id est: "fox on the run")otoh, most of these showed up way earlier:30s/4…
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The superstitious belief (related to astrology) was that the Moon, like other heavenly bodies, affected the behavior of people on Earth. The modern version of this is the observation that "when the moon is full, all the crazies come out."Primitive and not-so-primitive cultures believed that the Moon…
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the suffix for after is er After can take a variety of suffixes, e.g. afterward, afterlife, aftermath, etc
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Answer its short for micron. its a method of measurement. very, very short. smaller than a mm.
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Endorsements are revisions to the original insurance policy agreement. Also known as riders, endorsement revisions often times are used to change deductible amounts or possibly to bring an additional vehicle into an existing auto insurance coverage program.
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If you are living in the same apartment this could only mean that he doesn't want you to leave and he'll do anything to keep you in (not the chocolates and roses but the chains ) so he's possessive and would resort to violence to get his way so what you should do is get out of there while you still …
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Answer I vote for preventive, although they can both be used. Why throw in the 'ta' if it is not needed? It seems that "preventive" is indeed the better option, as long as you're using it as an adjective. For use as a noun, I would say that "preventative" works better. For example, "Airbags act a…
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Yes.
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How Benguet got its name Benget, the original reference to La Trinidad and which eventually became the name of the province La Trinidad belongs to, has two meanings: foul smell and the turban part of the Ibaloi womenfolk costume. How Trinidad looks today -a valley engulfed with mountain ridg…
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if sub means under or below, then the opposite will be over or above Also super or supra
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Answer "omni" as in omniscient, meaning "all knowing" Omni- Om"ni- [L. omnis all.] A combining form denoting all, every, everywhere; as in omnipotent, all-powerful; omnipresent. Source: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
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Antietam, Bull Run, Cavalry, Devil's Den, Emancipation Proclamation, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg, Harper's Ferry, Iron Brigade, Jackson & Johnston, Ku Klux Klan, Lincoln & Lee, Mason-Dixon line, Negroes, Ordnance, Petersburg, Queen of the West, Railroads, Secession & Sla…
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Answer To stall the legislative process a prevent a vote.
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Originally developed to communicate an identity to the illiterate, a logo is a blending of a product or company name with a distinctive typeface and/or artwork. So, to a great extent, "what is a good logo" is in the eye of the beholder. Certainly, some logos have the advantage of longevity. Logos f…
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Between 300,000 and 500,000
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A suffix is a word part added to the end of a word to change its meaning, to form a new word, or functioning as an inflectional ending. Examples: touching (-ing), filler (-er), touched (-ed).
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Digitalis contained in a foxglove is toxic.
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Ive looked on loads of online dictionaries and cannot find an entry of TABLIZE
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Group is a number of people or things that are located close together or are considered or classed together; a number of people who work together or share certain beliefs; two or more figures or objects forming a design.As a noun: Ice cream is part of the dairy group of foods.As a verb: First you gr…
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The root word for author is the Latin word auctor. The word is derived from the verb augere, "to increase; to grow; to nourish", and refers in Latin to anyone who creates something and/or causes it to grow. (The American patriotic song "My Country, 'tis of Thee" still refers to God as "Author of lib…
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Prefix. [Latin præfigo; præ, before + figo, to fix] The root word is fix, the prefix is pre-
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Depending on the position of the board and the tiles presented on your rack, any word can be a good word. Example: HI is a simple and common two letter word, put when placed on a triple letter score and forming a second word in the opposite direction, you score a minimum of 26 points, which is rathe…
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A person who is eloquent is well-spoken or has a good command of language and exercises it.Who wants to speak really clear and loud.
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Answer Some home schools are FREE Answer There are no federal tax breaks or programs to help pay for homeschooling. It is all out of pocket. I don't know all the state laws, but I would be very surprised if they offered any help.
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'Forgives' in Greek Aphiemi ...has the meaning of 'sends away',with the intent of that the sending is complete and permanent.It applies to the banishment of either financial debts or sins.
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