Your Roots2Words Root of the Week is CORON-:
CORON– is a word root meaning wreath, garland, crown, or something curved.
Common CORON- words include crown and coronary.
More esoteric CORON- words include coronal.
**WORDS TO KNOW**
The root CORON– appears as COROL– in the following words:
corolla (noun) – the outer circle of petals on a flower
corollary (noun) – something that follows directly from something that has been proved; something that follows naturally; a result
The root CORON– appears as CORN– in exactly one word:
cornice (noun) – a horizontal molding that crowns a building; the molding at the top of the walls of a room; a band of metal or wood that conceals the top of curtains