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aur-
combining form

ear
later-
combining form

side
oss-
combining form

bone
radic-
combining form

root
sopor-
combining form

sleep
vas-
combining form

vessel
abdomin-
combining form
adip-
combining form

fat
bacill-
combining form

[rod, staff] bacillus
burs-
combining form

[leather, sack] bursa
calc-
combining form

stone, calcium, lime (salts)
calor-
combining form

heat, energy
capit-
combining form

head
cerebr-
combining form

brain
cost-
combining form

rib
dent-
combining form

tooth
dors-
combining form

back (of the body)
extern-
combining form

outer
fibr-
combining form

fiber, filament
fistul-
combining form

(tube, pipe) fistula, an abnormal tubelike passage in the body
frig-, frigor-
combining form

cold
insul-
combining form

island
intern-
combining form

inner
meat-
combining form

passage, opening, meatus
nas-
combining form

nose
pur-
combining form

pus
radic-, rad-, radix-
combining form

root
ren-
combining form

kidney
sangui(n)-
combining form

blood
son-
combining form

sound
synov-
combining form

synovial fluid, synovial membrane or sac
tub-
combining form

[trumpet] tube
tuss-
combining form

cough
vacc-
combining form

cow
vir-, virus-
combining form

[poison venom] virus
viscer-
combining form

internal organs
ab-, abs- (before c & t)
prefix

away from
ad-, af- (f), ag- (g), al- (l), an- (n), ap- (p), as- (s), ap- (p), a- (sp), at- (t)
prefix

to, toward
ambi-
prefix

both
ante-
prefix

before, forward
bi-, bin-, bis-
prefix

two, twice, double, both
circum-
prefix

around
con-, co- (h), col- (l), com- (e, m, p), cor- (r)
prefix

together, with; thoroughly, very
contra-
prefix

against, opposite
de-
combining form

down, away from, absent
dis-. di- (g, v, l), dif- (f)
prefix

apart, away
ex-, e- (certain consonants), ef- (f)
prefix

out of, away from
extra-, extro-
prefix

on the outside, beyond
in-, im- (b, m, p), ir- (r)
prefix

1) in, into
2) not
3) very, thoroughly
infra-
prefix

beneath, below
inter-
prefix

between
intra-, intro-
prefix

within
non-
prefix

not
mult-
prefix

many, much, affecting many parts
ob-, oc- (c), op- (p)
prefix

against, toward; very thoroughly
per-, pel- (l)
prefix

through; very, thoroughly
post-
prefix

after, following, behind
pre-
prefix

before, in front of
pro-
prefix

forward, in front
re-
prefix

back, again
retro-
prefix

backward, in back, behind
se-
prefix

apart, away from
semi-
prefix

half
sub-, suf- (f), sup- (p)
under
super-, supra-
prefix

over, above, excess
trans-
prefix

across, through
ultra-
prefix

beyond, excess
uni-
combining form/ prefix

one
tri-
combining form/ prefix

three
quadr-
combining form/ prefix

four
quint-
combining form/ prefix

five, fifth
sex-, sext-
combining form/ prefix

six, sixth
sept-
combining form/ prefix

seven
oct-, octa-
combining form/ prefix

eight
non-
combining form/ prefix

nine, ninth
dec-, deca-
combining form/ prefix

ten, one-tenth
-al
adj forming suffix

pertaining to
-an
adj formign suffix

pertaining to, locatd in
-ar
adj formign suffix

pertaining to, located in
-aruim
noun formign suffix

denotes a place for something
-ary
noun forming suffix

denotes a place for something
-ary
adj formign suffix

pertaining to
-ate
adj formign suffix

having the form of, possessing
-ia
noun forming suffix

forms abstract nouns
-ian
noun formign suffix

indicates an expert in a certain field
-ic
adj forming suffix

pertaining to
id-
adj forming suffix

pertaining to
-ile
adj forming suffix

pertaining to, capable of
-ine
adj forming suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ive
adj formign suffix

pertainig to
-lent
adj forming suffix

full of
-ose
adj formign suffix

full of
-ous
adj forming suffix

full of
-ty
noun forming suffix

forms abstract nouns
-y
noun forming suffix

forms abstract nouns
-cle
diminutive suffix

small
-ella
diminutive suffix

small
-il
diminutive suffix

small
-ola
diminutive suffix

small
-ule
diminutive suffix

small
-culus
diminutive suffix

small
-ellum
diminutive suffix

small
-illa
diminutive suffix

small
-olus
diminutive suffix

small
-ulus
diminutive suffix

small
-ad
adverb forming suffix

forms advers from nouns