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a(n)
without
ab
away from
ad
to, toward
ambi
, amphi- on both sides
ana
through, up
ante
before (fore), ahead of
ant
, anti- against
apo
from
auto
self
bi
two, double, twice
bio
life
cata
down, negative
circum
around, about
co
, con- with
contra
, counter- opposite, against
de
away from, from
di
, diplo- double
dia
across, through
dis
separate from, apart, undo
dys
bad, difficult (Eng. mis-)
e
, ex- out, away
ecto
outside
en
, endo-, ento- in, inside
epi
on, upon
eu
well
ex
from, out of, away from
exo
outside
extra
outside, beyond, in addition
hemi
half
hetero
different, other of two
homo
, homeo- the same, unchanging
hyper
over, excessive, above
hypo
under, deficient
in
, im- in, into
in
, im- not
infra
beneath, below
inter
between
intra
within
iso
equal, alike
leuco
, leuko- white
macro
long, large
mal
ill, bad
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mega(lo)
big, large
melano
black
mes(o)
middle, midline
meta
after, behind, hindmost
micro
small
mono
one
neo
new, recent
oligo
a few, a little
ortho
straight, normal
para
beside, near
per
through
peri
around
poly
many (also multi-, pluri-)
post
after, behind, following
pre
before, in front of
pro
in front of, precursor of
proto
first
pseudo
false, deceptive resemblance
quad
four
re
again, back
retro
back, behind
semi
half
sub
under, beneath
super
above, over, excessive
supra
above, on the upper side
syn
with, together
trans
across, through
tri
three
ultra
excessive, beyond
uni
one, single
xero
dryness
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algia pain, painful
asis condition
blast young (early stage) cell
cele swelling, cavity
cide killer
clast that which breaks or destoys
cyte cell
ectomy cut out, surgical removal
emia blood
gen(ic) an agent that produces, causing
genesis production, development
graph to write
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itis inflammation
kinin motion, action
logy the study of
lysis dissolution, loosening
megaly enlargement
oid resembling
oma tumor
osis condition
(o)pathy disease
penia abnormal reduction
phagia eating swallowing
philia affinity for, craving for
phobia fear of
plasia formation, development
plegia paralysis
poiesis formation
rectus right, straight
rhea flow
scope instrument for examination
scopy examination
sect cutting
stomy creation of an opening
tomy incision, cut
troph(ic) nutrition, nurture
tropic turning toward, influencing
uria urine
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abdomino
abdomen
adeno
gland
adipo
fat
alveol
hollow
angi(o)
vessel (usually blood)
arterio
artery
arthr(o)
joint
brachi
arm (upper limb)
bronch
air passages in respiratory tree
bucc
cheek
carcin(o)
cancer
cardi(o)
heart
cario
tooth decay
cephalo
head
cervico
neck
cheilo
lips
chole
bile
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chondro
cartilage
costo
rib
crani
head
cut
skin
cyst(o)
sac, bladder
cyto
cell
dent
tooth
derm
skin
encephalo
brain
entero
gut, intestines
gastro
stomach, belly
genito
rerpoductive organs
gingivo
gums
glosso
tongue
glyco
sweet, relation to sugar
gnatho
jaw
hemo, hemato
blood
hepato
liver
histo
tissue
hydro
water, hydrogen
kerato
cornea or certain horny tissues
labi
lips
lingua
tongue
meningo
meninges (tissues covering CNS)
ment
chin
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morph
form, shape, structure
myo
muscle
naso
nose
nephro
kidney
neuro
nervous tissue/system
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oculo
eye
odonto
tooth
ophthalmo
eye
opt(o)
vision, sight
ora
an opening, mouth
os
, osseo-, osteo- bone
oto
ear
phleb
vein
pneuma
, pneumato- air, gas, respiration
pod(o)
foot
pulmo
lungs
ren
kidney
rhino
nose
sarc(o)
muscle, flesh
scler(o)
hard (or the sclera of the eye)
soma
, somato- body
splanchn(o)
viscera (internal organs)
stomo
, stomato- mouth, oral cavity
vas, vasculo
vessel
viscer(o)
internal organs