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The root word: “Ver” — meaning: truth.

Veracious: Truthful.

Veracity: The truth, accuracy.

Verify: Make sure something is true.

Verity: The truth.

 

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The root word: “Inter” — meaning: among, between, jointly.

Intercede: To come between to people, to interact on behalf of someone.

Intercept: To come between; stop the course of. 30 more words

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New obesity study: Weight gain prevention using bacteria

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A new study shows hope in the fight against obesity.

Scientists at Vanderbilt are creating bacteria that act as a therapeutic compound in the gut. 57 more words

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The Conceptual Structure of Social Disputes

By Thomas Homer-Dixon, Manjana Milkoreit, Steven J. Mock, Tobias Schröder, and Paul Thagard.

Abstract

We describe and illustrate a new method of graphically diagramming disputants’ points of view called cognitive-affective mapping.

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Should You Stop Taking Tylenol?

According to a new study, the painkiller acetaminophen — best known as Tylenol — does not help treat a particular type of pain.

The researchers found the drug was no more effective than a dummy pill for more than 1,600 people suffering from acute lower back pain. 218 more words

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