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The prefix of abduct is
ab
Abnormal
away from normal
Adrenal
Toward the kidney
Antenatal
before birth
Anterior
Before or in front of
The prefix of dexterity is
dexter
Dextrocular
having stronger right eye than left
The prefix of diameter is
dia
diaphoresis
profuse sweating
distal
farthest from center
Dorsal
back
prefix of endocrine
endo
prefix of ectoderm
ect
ectoderm
outer skin
ectopic
outside of the normal place or time
endocardium
lining inside the heart
endocrine
glands that secrete with in
epidural means
outside the dura mater
exocardiac
outside the heart
expectorant
promoting the ejection by spitting of mucus and other fluids from lungs
inferior
below or lower than a given point
prefix of infrared
infr
interocular
between the eye
intrauterine device
a contraceptive device
intravenous
an injection to the vein
lateral
pertaining to the side
ventral
front of the body
transverse
goes across skin
transit
to go across
supracardia
about the heart
levorotation
a turning or twisting to the left
medial
middle
mesomorph
middle shape
metamorphosis
change shape
metastasis
a spread or movement of a disease to another side
nocturnal
at night
pandemic
wide spread
pericardalgia
pain around the heart
pericardial
around the heart
perimeter
the meausurement around edge
perinatal
around the time of birth
permeate
to pass through
posterior
back of body
postnasal drip
behind the nose
postpartum depression
depression after birth
premature
child born before full development
prone
lying on stomach
proximal
nearest to head
recumbent
lying down
retrograde
degenarting from better to worse
retrolingual
behind the tongue
retrospect
look behind
sublingual
undertongue
superficial
near the surface
superior
above another structure
supine
lying on the back