Stems List #3

Question Answer
PaleontologyNoun The study of life in past geological periods as known from fossil remains Paleo: ancient
Neologismnoun A new word, usage, or expression Neo: new
Neonataladjective of, relating to, or affecting the newborn and especially the human infant during the first month after birth Neo: new
Extractverb to pull or take out forcibly Tract: to pull or drag
Tractionnoun the adhesive friction of a body on a surface on which it moves Tract: to pull or drag
Attractverb to pull to or draw toward ones self or itself Tract: to pull or drag
Transformationnoun to change in form or appearance Trans: across
Transcendverb to rise above or go beyond the limits of Trans: across
Transmitverb to send from one person to another; transfer Trans: across
Solaradjective produced or operated by the action of the sun's light or heat Sol: the sun
Parasolnoun a lightweight umbrella used as a sunshade Sol: the sun
Constellationnoun A group of fixed stars Stell: star
Stellaradjective Excellent; outstanding performance by a performer or athlete Stell: star
Equidistantadjective Equally distant Equi: equal
Equilibriumnoun a state of balance between opposing forces, balance Equi: equal
PaleozoicAdjective Pertaining to an era occurring between 570 million and 230 million years ago Paleo: ancient

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