Root of the Week: TERM-

Your Roots2Words Root of the Week is TERM-:

TERM-, which often appears as TERMIN-, is a root meaning end, limit, or border.
Common TERM- words include determine, determined, exterminate, term, and terminology.
More esoteric TERM- words include determinative, deterministic, predetermine, and terminus.

 
**WORDS TO KNOW**

conterminous
determinant
indeterminate
interminable
terminal
terminate

 
**CONGRUENT CONNECTIONS**

Terminus was the Roman god of boundaries. The holiday in his honor was called Terminalia.

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