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English 11 CP
•   morph   shape
•   vest    clothes
•   bene    good
•   pond    weight
•   corp    body
•   dorm    sleep
•   pater   father
•   nov     new
•   punct   point
•   ject    throw
•   tion    act or state
•   loco    place
•   dox     opinion
•   amphi    both
•   magn     great
•   eu       good
•   endo     within
•   phobia   fear
•   ortho    straight
•   put      think
•   ver      true
•   matri    mother
•   mega     large
•   pop      people
•   sangui   blood
1.   Amorphous
2.   Vestments
3.   Benefactor
4.   Ponderous
5.   Corpulent
6.   Dormant
7.   Patriarch
8.   Novel
9.   Punctilious
10.Dejected
11.Devastation
12.Locus
13.Heterodox
14.Amphibians
15.Magnanimous
16.Euphony
17.Endoskeletons
18.Acrophobia
19.Orthodontist
20.Computer
21.Veracity
22.Matricide
23.Megalith
24.Populist
25.sanguinary
• 1.   amorphous - formless
• 2.   vestments - a garment, esp. an outer
          garment; an official or ceremonial
          robe.
• 3.   benefactor – sponsor; supporter
• 4.   ponderous – heavy; tedious
• 5.   corpulent- fat; plump
• 6.  dormant – inactive; undeveloped; hidden
• 7.    patriarch - the male head of a family or
     tribal line.
• 8. novel – work of fiction; original,
     innovative
• 9. punctilious - painstaking, meticulous,
     thorough; socially correct
• 10. dejected – sad, unhappy, depressed
• 11.     devastation – destruction, damage,
  ruin
• 12.     locus - a place; locality
• 13.     heterodox – unorthodox; profane,
  contrary to accepted belief
• 14.     amphibians – A cold-blooded,
  smooth-skinned vertebrate of the class
  Amphibia, such as a frog or salamander,
  that characteristically hatches as an aquatic
  larva with gills. The larva then transforms
  into an adult having air-breathing lungs
• 15.     magnanimous - generous, fair,
  worthy
• 16.     euphony - agreeableness of sound;
  pleasing effect to the ear
• 17.     endoskeletons - An internal supporting
  skeleton
• 18.     acrophobia - fear of heights
• 19.     orthodontist – one who specializes in
  dentistry dealing with the prevention and
  correction of irregular teeth, as by means of
  braces
• 20     computer – processor, central processing
  unit
• 21.    veracity - reality, actuality
• 22.    matricide – murder of one’s mother
• 23.    megalith - a stone of great size, esp. in
  ancient construction work
• 24.    populist - A supporter of the rights and
  power of the people.
• 25.    sanguinary - full of or characterized by
  bloodshed; bloody
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