Root Word of the Day: CORONER

coroner (noun) – a public officer who investigates any death believed to be other than from natural causes
BREAKDOWN: CORON- (crown) + -ER (one who does)


This word is built on the root CORON-, which means meaning wreath, garland, crown, or something curved.
Common CORON- words include crown and coronary.
More esoteric CORON- words include coronal.

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