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amphi- , ampho-
on both sides, around, both
ana-
back, up, against
apo-
away from
cata-
donward, disordered
dia-
through, across, apart
eso-
within, inner, inward
eu-
good, normal, healthy
heter-, hetero-
different, other, relationship to another
homo-, homeo-
same, likeness
meta-
change, transformation, after, behind
para-
alongsie, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
before
pros-, prosth-
in place of
-al
pertaining to, located in
-ase
forms names of enzymes
-asia, -asis
state, condition
-ema
state, condition
-esis
state, condition, procedure
-etic
pertaining to
-ics, -tics
indicates a particular science or study. science or study of
-ism
state, condition, quality
-ismus
state, condition; muscular spasm
-oid, -ode, -id
indicates a particular shape, form, or resemblance; like, resembling
-oma
usually tumor, occasionally disease
-ose
names of chemical substances; full of, resembling
-ous
pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
condition, person (sometimes a malformed fetus)
-ize
to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
ACR-
extremities
AMBLY-
dull faint
CARCIN-
carcinoma, cancer
-CEL-
hernia, tumor, swelling
CHEIR-, CHIR-
hand
CHOL(E)-
bile, gall
COL(I), COLON-
colon
CYAN-
blue
CYST(I)-, -CYSTIS
bladder, cyst
DIPLO-
double, twin
ENTER-
(small) intestine
ERG-
action, work
GASTR-
stomach
HEM-, HEMAT-, -EM-
blood
HEPAR-,HEPAT-
liver
LIP-
fat
MACR-
(abnormally) large or long
MEGA-, MEGAL-
(abnormally) large or long
MELAN-
dark, black
MICR-
(abnormally) small
NYCT-
night
ODYN-
pain
ONC-
tumor
PACHY-
thick
PSEUD-
false
PY-
pus
SARC-
flesh, soft tissue
SPASM-
spasm, involuntary muscle contraction
SPLEN-
spleen
STOM-, STOMAT-
mouth, opening