stato-, stat-, sta-, -static, -stasi, staso-, -stasis, -stasia, -stacy, -stitute, -stitution, -sist

(Latin: standing, to stay, to make firm, fixed; cause to stand, to put, to place, to put in place, to remain in place; to stand still)

contrast

There is a marked contrast between a child who is obedient and one who contradicts, or "speaks against" those in authority, his elders.

contrastedly
contrastively
coprostasis
1. A physical condition in which the digestive system of a person (or animal) consists of hard feces that is difficult to eliminate.
2. The impaction of the feces in the intestine.

It may be extremely painful, and in severe cases (fecal impaction) lead to symptoms of bowel obstruction.

cost
costless
costlessness
costly
cryostat
1. A freezing chamber.
2. A device by which temperature can be maintained at a very low level.
3. In pathology and histology, a chamber containing a microtome for sectioning frozen tissue.
4. A regulator for maintaining a constant, low temperature.
cytostasis
desist (verb), desists; desisted; desisting
destination
destine
destiny (s) (noun), destinies (pl)
1. The predetermined, usually inevitable or irresistible, course of events; considered as something beyond human power or control: Bert is convinced that no matter how hard he tries to accomplish his future existence, it will be a result of destiny not by his efforts.
2. The power or agency thought to predetermine events: Ted and Jane were sure that it was destiny that brought them together.
The inevitable course of an action.
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destitute (adjective), more destitute, most destitute
A reference to being without the resources or material goods that are needed to live on: Although Jasper and Abbey are poor and destitute men, they don't ask other people for financial help.
Relating to that which is needed.
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Altogether lacking in leadership.
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Related word families intertwined with "to place, placing, to put; to add; to stay; to attach" word units: fix-; pon-; prosth-; the-, thes-.