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factitious

fac·ti·tious

factitious

pronunciation:
faek tI shs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: not natural or genuine; artificial.
antonyms:
natural
derivations: factitiously (adv.), factitiousness (n.)
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The word factitious contains the following part:
-itious Latin adjective-forming suffix that means having the nature of, characterized by
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The suffix -itious attaches to Latin roots to form adjectives.