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WORDS AT WORK. 8TH GRADE UNIT 4. auto- self. autobiography- an account of a person's life written by that person autocorrelation- correlation between the elements of a series and others from the same series separated from them by a given interval. autocrat-a ruler who has absolute power.

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words at work
  • UNIT 4
auto self
auto- self
  • autobiography- an account of a person's life written by that person
  • autocorrelation- correlation between the elements of a series and others from the same series separated from them by a given interval.
  • autocrat-a ruler who has absolute power.
auto self1
auto- self
  • autonomous-having self-government, at least to a significant degree
  • autoimmune- of or relating to disease caused by antibodies or lymphocytes produced against substances naturally present in the body
auto self2
auto- self
  • autograph-a signature, esp. that of a celebrity written as a memento for an admirer
  • automation-the use of largely automatic equipment in a system of manufacturing or other production process
auto self3
auto- self
  • automobile- a road vehicle, typically with four wheels, powered by an internal combustion engine or electric motor and able to carry a small number of people.
  • autopilot-a device for keeping an aircraft on a set course without the intervention of the pilot
mater pater mother father
mater, pater- mother, father
  • matrimony-the state or ceremony of being married; marriage
  • patricide-the killing of one's father.
  • matricide- the killing of one's mother
mater pater mother father1
mater/pater- mother, father
  • matriarch-a woman who is the head of a family or tribe.
  • patriarch- the male head of a family or tribe
  • matron-a woman in charge of domestic and medical arrangements at a boarding school or other establishment.
mater pater mother father2
mater, pater- mother, father
  • paternity- (esp. in legal contexts) the state of being someone's father
  • patron-
here hes stick
here/hes- stick
  • inherent- existing in something as a permanent, essential, or characteristic attribute
  • hereditary-determined by genetic factors and therefore able to be passed on from parents to their offspring or descendants
here hes stick1
here/hes- stick
  • adhesion-the action or process of adhering to a surface or object
  • cohesion- the action or fact of forming a united whole
  • adhere-stick fast to (a surface or substance)
  • cohere- be united; form a whole
ped pod foot
  • pedestal-the base or support on which a statue, obelisk, or column is mounted.
  • pedestrian- a person walking along a road or in a developed area.
  • podium-a small platform on which a person may stand to be seen by an audience, as when making a speech or conducting an orchestra.
ped pod foot1
  • antipodes-originally denoted the inhabitants of opposite sides of the earth, or of the side opposite to oneself, and was later transferred to the places where they live
  • pseudopod-”false foot” a temporary protrusion of the surface of an ameboid cell for movement and feeding.
ped pod foot2
ped/pod- foot
  • gastropod- a large class of mollusks which includes snails, slugs, whelks, and all terrestrial kinds. They have a large muscular foot for movement and (in many kinds) a single asymmetrical spiral shell.
  • podiatrist- a doctor that treats feet and their ailments.
ped pod foot3
ped/pod- foot
  • arthropod- ORIGIN arthron ‘joint’ + pous, pod- ‘foot.’ Invertebrate animals that They have a segmented body, an external skeleton, and jointed limbs.
  • pedal - a foot-operated lever or control for a vehicle, musical instrument, or other mechanism, in particular
ped pod foot4
ped/pod- foot
  • pedometer- an instrument for estimating the distance traveled on foot by recording the number of steps taken
  • centipede-a predatory myriapod invertebrate with a flattened elongated body composed of many segments that bear a single pair of legs
ped pod foot5
ped/pod- foot
  • tripod-a three-legged stand for supporting a camera or other apparatus
  • apodal-without feet or having undeveloped feet.
sequ secu sue follow
sequ, secu, sue- follow
  • sequel- something that takes place after or as a result of an earlier event
  • sequence-a particular order in which related events, movements, or things follow each other
  • consecutive-following continuously
sequ secu sue follow1
sequ, secu, sue- follow
  • consequence-a result or effect of an action or condition
  • prosecute-continue with (a course of action) with a view to its completion
  • subsequent- coming after something in time; following
sequ secu sue follow2
sequ, secu, sue- follow
  • second-constituting number two in a sequence; coming after the first in time or order
  • ensue-happen or occur afterward or as a result
  • pursue-follow (someone or something) in order to catch or attack them