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Terra Firma Definition: Dry land or firm ground Root: terr (Land) POS: Noun Sentence: The cactus grew and prospered on the terra firma of arizona In Loco PArentis Root: Loco - Place POS: Adv/Adj Definition: In place of Parents Sentence: Arthur acts in loco parentis while their parents are in new york Prolix Definition: Tediously wordy POS: Adj Root: Pro(Forward) liqu(Flow) The qui vive POS: Noun Def: On the alert or look out Root: viv (Life) Sanction Noun An imposed penalty for disobeying a law or rule Root: Sanct (Holy) Physiognomy A person’s facial features or expression Root: Phys (Nature) gno (Know) Manumission Root: Miss(Send)
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POS: Noun Def: The act of voluntarily freeing one’s slaves
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Unformatted text preview: The plantation owner’s manumission gave the mother and her children freedom from slavery. Synopsis Root: Syn(Together) opia(Sight Def: A brief summary or general survey of something The judge asked OJ to give a syopsis Apostasy Def: total desertion of or departure of one’s religion, principles, party, or cause POS: Noun Root: Apo(Away) Sta(Stand) Patrician Root: Patr(Father) Noun An aristocrat or nobleman Hedonism Hedon (Pleasure) Ism(Doctrine) Devotion to pleasure Miscreant A person who behaves badly Root: mis(bad) Cre(believe) Pos: Noun The miscreant youtuber faced backlash from violating the rules of aokigahara forest....
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