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incipio

to begin (incipient)
Latin

2

nihil

nothing (nihilism)
Latin

3

nego

to deny (negate)
Latin

4

vanus

empty (vain)
Latin

5

vacus

empty (vacuous)
Latin

6

inception

the beginning of something
(from incipio)

7

incipient

in its early stages
(from incipio)

8

annihilate

to destroy completely
(from nihil)

9

nihilism

total rejection of religious or moral beliefs
(from nihil)

10

negate

1. to disprove
2. to cancel
(from nego)

11

renegade

one who deserts a group; an outlaw
(from nego)

12

vacuous

empty of meaning or purpose
(from vacuus)

13

vanity

1. pride in appearance
2. something worthless or useless
3. a dressing table
(from vanus)

14

vaunt

to boast; to brag
(from vanus)

15

aperio

to open
Latin

16

aperture

an opening, especially one that allows light
(from aperio)

17

overt

done openly
(from aperio)