spec-, spic-, spect-, spectat-, spectro- -spectr, -spectful, -spection, -spective

(Latin: to see, seeing; to look at, looking at; sight, to appear, appearing; to behold, to examine, examining)

Ab alio expectes, alteri quod feceris.
Translation: Expect from others what you have done to them.

Prout vultis ut faciant vobis homines, et vos facite illis similiter, "As you would that men should do to you, do you also to them in like manner." From Luke 6:31 of the Latin Vulgate, a Latin version of the Bible produced by Saint Jerome in the 4th century.

From Latin vulgata editio, "an edition made public" or "an edition for ordinary people" which is a version used by the Roman Catholic Church.

accept; except, excepted; excepted; expect
accept (ahk SEPT) (verb)
1. To receive with consent, to agree to, to consent to, to acknowledge: "James decided to accept Jill's invitation to the party."
2. To take what is offered, receive willingly: "Sherry was happy to accept Rita's offering of a cool drink on such a hot day."
except, excepted (ik SEPT, ik SEPT'd) (verbs)
To leave out, excluding, or showing exclusion: "Jim's mother told him to put everything on the shelf into the box, but to except the vase."

"The professor announced that no one in the class will be excepted from taking the test."

"What I said about some people applies to men in general, present company excepted."

excepted (ik SEPT'd) (adjective)
Not included in a group nor in a collection: "What Irene said about some people applies to individuals in general, present company excepted."

expect (ik SPEKT) (verb)
1. To look forward to, plan on, look for, anticipate: "The skiers expect deep snow overnight."
2. To assume, to presume, to calculate, or to contemplate: "Can Edith still expect to see Jerome here anytime soon?"

What do you expect from us when everyone except you can accept the decision?

alcohol fetopathy (s) (noun); alcohol fetopathies, fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (pl)
A description of a spectrum of permanent and often devastating birth-defect syndromes caused by maternal consumption of alcohol during pregnancy: "The main effect of alcohol fetalpathy is brain damage. This can be caused during any trimester, because the fetus's brain continues to develop throughout the entire pregnancy. The brain damage is often accompanied by, and reflected in, distinctive facial stigmata (characteristics indicative of a disease or abnormalities)."
allochronic speciation (s) (noun), allochronic speciations (pl)
The process of developing different biological groups as a result of members of the population acquiring different breeding seasons or patterns, or differing in the use of time during the day or night, rather than through geographic separation.
allopatric speciation (s) (noun), allopatric speciations (pl)
The differences of populations of in geographical separations to the point where they are recognized as isolated species: "Allopatric speciation exists when two biological populations of the same species become separated as a result of geographical changes or population dispersal and whose areas of existence are entirely disunited to such a degree that they do not occur in any one place together."

"Allopatric speciations involve changes that take place with related organisms to the point where they are different enough to be considered separate species and this happens when populations of certain species are separated and adapt to their new environment or conditions (physiological, geographic, or behavioral)."

aspect (s) (noun), aspects (pl)
1. A facet, phase, or part of a whole: "People should consider the various aspects of the economic situation."
2. The appearance of something to the mind or the eyes: "Suddenly, the stone had a greenish aspect in the florescent light."
3. The way a person, place, or something appears: "The old house took on a dark and lonely aspect or appearance."
4. Etymology: from Middle English, "indicating the action or the way of looking at or seeing something"; from Latin aspectus and aspicere, "to look at"; from ad-, "to" + specere, "to look".
A look or appearance like something.
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audiospectogram (s) (noun), audiospectograms (pl)
A recording by an instrument for dispersing radiation (as electromagnetic radiation or sound waves) into a spectrum and recording or mapping the spectrum (wavelengths or frequencies of electromagnetic vibrations).
audiospectography (s) (noun), audiospectographies (pl)
A technique for studying sound by separating it into its component frequencies.
auspex (s) (noun), auspices
A religious official of ancient Rome, especially one who interpreted omens derived from the observation of birds to guide public policy.
auspicate (verb), auspicates; auspicated; auspicating
1. To begin or to inaugurate with a ceremony intended to bring good luck.
2. To give a favorable turn to in starting something; to inaugurate; a sense derived from the Roman practice of taking the auspicium, or inspection of birds, before undertaking any important business or function; such as, "They auspicate all their public proceedings."
auspicately (adverb)
In accordance with omens.
auspication (s) (noun), auspications (pl)
The process of getting favorable omens.
auspicator (s) (noun), auspicators (pl)
Someone who takes auspices, an augur.
auspicatory (adjective)
Of or pertaining to obtaining favorable omens.
auspice (s) (noun), auspices (pl)
A favorable omen.

Cross references of word families that are related directly, or indirectly, to: "appear, visible, visual, manifest, show, see, reveal, look": blep-; delo-; demonstra-; opt-; -orama; pare-; phanero-; phant-; pheno-; scopo-; vela-, veal-; video-, visuo-.