Vocab Weeks 9-12

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Mourn

to grieve over a death

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Morgue

a room for storing the dead

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Morbid

deals with death

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Mortician

one who prepares the dead

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Mortuary

a room for preparing the dead

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Mortal

can die; fatal

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Immortal

can't die

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Morose

sad; gloomy

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Moribund

dying out; approaching dead (like a fad; policy)

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Moratorium

a ban; a stoppage of a practice

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Mortify

to humiliate; kill ego

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Rigor Mortis

the hardening of the body after death

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Benign

harmless; won't hurt

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Benevolent

nice, kind

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Benefactor

a sponser; a supporter (-ress; female)

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Benediction

a parting blessing

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Beneficiary

one who gets goods/money from others; wills

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Bona fide

genuine; authentic

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Pro bono

"for the good of man" ; no charge

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Bon voyage

good trip

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Bon appetit

good meal

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Omniscient

all knowing

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Omnivore

eats all

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Omnipotent

all-powerful

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Omnipresent

everywhere

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Herbivore

eats plants

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Carnivore

eats animals

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Omnifarious

made up of all types

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Multifarious

made up of many types

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Omnibus

(adj.) hodge podge; assorted; a collection; (n.) a vehicle for all

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Exeunt omnes

all leave

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Philanthropist

one who loves people; donates money

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Necrophilia

love of death; corpses

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Hemophilia

an illness where the blood doesn't clot

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Philadelphia

brotherly love

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Philter

a love potion

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Philander(er)

to cheat on your spouse; one who cheats

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Philatelist

stamp collecter

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Philology

love of language

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Technophile

one who loves high-tech equipment

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Audiophile

one who loves sound equipment

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Videophile

one who loves video equipment

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Anglophile

one who loves England; Britain

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Francophile

one who loves France; French

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Russophile

one who loves Russia; Russian

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Sinophile

one who loves China/Asian culture

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Bibliophile

one who loves books

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Pedophile

one who "loves" children; one who abuses children

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Hydrophilic

needs constant moisture

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