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macr/o
large
mega, megalo
very large
micro
very small
mini
small
a-, an
without
diplo
double
hemi-, semi-
half
hyper
greater than normal
hypo
less than normal
nulli
none
penia
deficiency
super
excessive
ultra
excessive or beyond
mono-, uni
one
bi-
two or twice
centi-
one hundredth (0.01)
di-
two or twice
poly
many
tetra-, quadri-
four
tri-
three
ab
from
ad
to
anter/o
toward the front, ventral
cephal/o
toward the head
crani/o
skull
epi
on, upon
infer/o
below
later/o
nearer the side farther from the midline
medi/o
middle or near the middle
peri
around
post
behind or after
poster/o
toward the back, dorsal
pre
before or ahead of
proxim/o
nearest point of attachment
retro
backward
sub
below, under
supra
location above or over
trans
across
ventr/o
belly side; in humans same as ventral
albin/o
white
chlor/o
green
chrom/o
color
cyan/o
blue
erythr/o
red
leuk/o
white
melan/o
black
rub
red
xanth/o
yellow
blast/o
immature form
carcin/o
cancer/0
cancer
cyt/o
cell
epitheli/o
epithelium
eti/o
cause
gno/o
knowledge
hist/o
tissue
iatr/o
physician; medicine
kary/o
nucleus
lei/o
smooth
lip/p
fat
my/o
muscle
neur/o
nerve
onc/o
tumor
organ/o
organ
path/o
disease
rhabd/o
rod-shaped
sarc/o
flesh; connective tissue
somat/o
body
system/o
system
viscer/o
internal organs; viscera
aden/o
gland
aut/o
self
bi/o
life
coni/o
dust
crypt/o
hidden
cutane/o
skin
derm/o
dermat/o
skin
fibr/o
fiberous tissue
heter/o
other
hidr/o
sweat
kerat/o
hard; horny tissue
myc/o
fungus
necr/o
death
onych/o
ungu/o
nail
pachy/o
thick
rhytid/o
wrinkle
seb/o
sebum (oil)
staphyl/o
grapelike cluster
strept/o
chainlike
trich/o
hair
xer/o
dry