WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
-vict-, root. 
  1. -vict- comes from Latin, where it has the meaning "conquer.'' It is related to the root -vinc-. This meaning is found in such words as: convict, evict, victor, victorious, victory.

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