Latin Roots: Part A

January 15, 2018 Off By admin
Term Definition Examples
aqua water aquarium, aquamarine
aud to hear audience, audition
bene good benefactor, benevolent
cent one hundred century, percent
circum around circumference, circumstance
contra/counter against contradict, encounter
dict to say dictation, dictator
duc/duct to lead conduct, induce
fac to do; to make factory, manufacture
form shape conform, reform
fort strength fortitude, fortress
fract break facture, fraction
ject throw projection, rejection
jud judge judicial, projudice
ambi both, around ambiguous, ambidextrous