Assorted cognates

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A

acquire, inquire, require.

accuse, excuse, recuse.

acrophobia, acronym, acropolis, acropetal.

adverse, advert, converse, convert, diverse, diversion, divert, diverticulitis, invert, introvert, reverse, revert, universe, verse, versus, version.

appear, apparent, transparent.

approach, reproach.

arbitrate, arbitrary.

attract, contract, detract, distract, retract, tract, tractor, traction.

augur, inaugurate.

auspices, (in)auspicious.

author, authority, authentic.

B

barb, barber, barbaric, rebarbative.

base, abase, basement, basic.

bellicose, beligerent.

beneficial, beneficence, benediction.

C

centripetal, acropetal.

circa, circle, circuitous, circumference, circumnavigate, circumstance, circumvent, circadian.

close, closet, closure, inclose, recluse.

crypt, cryptic, cryptogram.

cogitate, cognition, cognate, cognitive, recognition.

conception, deception, exception, inception, interception, perception, reception.

contribute, tribute.

cult, culture, cultivate, agriculture, acculturation.

cycle, cyclic, bicycle, recycle.

D

decline, incline, recline.

democracy, demogogue, demonstrate, demographic, endemic, epidemic.

demonic, demolish.

diction, contradiction, interdiction, malediction, addict, dictionary, dictate, dictum, edict, predict.

divide, devidend.

dominate, indominable, dominant, dominion, domicile.

E

epigraph, epigram, epitath, episode, epicenter, epithet.

exterior, interior, posterior.

F

favor, favorable, favorite.

forest, forum, foreign, forensic.

G

general, generic, progeny, genetic, generate, generous.

H

homicide, infanticide, herbicide, insecticide, matricide, patricide, suicide,

hysteria, hysterectomy.

I

include, preclude, conclude, exclude, occlude.

induce, (Italian)Il Duce.

inspire, expire, perspire.

J
K
L

lever, cantilever, levity, levitate, leaven.

local, locale, locate, location.

M

malediction, malevolent, malefic, malfeasance, malepropism.

morbid, mortal, mortuary.

N

native, natural, nativity, natal, preternatural

nominal, nominate, nomenclature, cognomen, autonomy, antinomian.

null, annul, anihilate, nullify.

O

ostentatious, ostensible.

P

pall, appalling, pallid, pallet.

pathetic, sympathy, empathy, pathology.

pedal, pedestrian, pedestal, peduncle, impede, impediment.

perimeter, peripheral, peripatetic, periodontics.

petrify, petroleum, petroglyph.

plaint, complain, complaint, plaintive, plaintiff.

ponder, ponderous, imponderable..

port, portable, portage, portent, comport, deport, import, important, report.

press, pressure, depress, express, irrepressible, repress.

propose, proposition, proponent, position.

Q
R

rape, rapacious.

regulate, regular, interregnum, regal, register.

S

sequential, consequence.

sign, signature, signet, signal, design, resign.

similar, simulate, similitude, assimilate, verisimilar.

solve, resolve, dissolve, solvent.

spectrum, spectacle, spectacular, conspicuous, expect, inspect, suspect, respect, circumspect, perspective.

spite, despite, respite.

stance, instance, substance, substantiate.

T

technical, technique, technology, architect.

temporal, temporary, contemporary, contemplate, extemporize.

(in)temperate, temperature.

terrain, mediterranean, subterranean.

test, contest, protest, testament.

text, context, pretext.

tone, monotonous.

tribute, distribute.

U

umbrella, umbrage.

V

venture, convention, intervention, invention, subvention.

violent, violate.

villain, villify.

void, avoid.

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