Root G/L Meaning Examples

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Nov 21, 2013 (3 years and 8 months ago)

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Roots and affixes lesson #
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Root

G/L

Meaning

Examples

Rupt

L

Broken

Rupture, abrupt, disrupt, erupt, corrupt, interrupt

Dis

L

Away from, opposite

Dismiss, disappear, dislike, dislocate, dissect

Crypt

G

Secret

Cryptic, cryptography, crypt, cryptogenic

Dent

L

Tooth

Dentist, denture, dental, dentifrice, dentition

Mort

L

Death

Mortal, mortuary, mortality, mortgage, mortician,
morgue

Pels
(puls)

L

Drive

Repel, expel, repulsive, compulsion, pulley, compel,
propel

Ultra

L

Beyond

Ultramodern, ultraviolet, ultrasheer,
ultrasonic

Lateral

L

Side

Unilateral, multilateral, bilateral, trilateral, quadrilateral,
equilateral

Ennial

L

Yearly

Centennial, perennial, biennial

Cracy

G

Rule

Democracy, autocracy, theocracy

Per

L

Through

Percolator, pervade, perfume, permit

Super

L

Above

Superhuman, superfluous, supernatural, superstition