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amphi- ampho-
prefix

on both sides, around, both
an-
prefix

up, back, against
apo-
prefix

away from
cata- (cat-)
prefix

downward, disordered
dia- (di-)
prefix

through, across, apart
eso-
prefix

within, inner, inward
eu-
prefix

good, normal, healthy
heter- (hetero-)
prefix

different, other, relationship to another
homo- (homeo-)
prefix

same, likeness
meta- (met-)
prefix

change, transformation, after, behind
para- (par-)
prefix

alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
prefix

before
pros- (prosth-)
prefix

in place of
-al
adjective forming suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ase
Noun-forming suffix

forms names of enzymes
-asia (-asis)
-asia (-asis)
-ema
noun forming suffix

state, condition
-esis
noun forming suffix

state, condition, procedure
-etic
adjective forming suffix

pertaining to
-ics (-tics)
noun forming suffix

science or study of
-ism
noun forming suffix

state, condition, quality
-ismus
noun forming suffix

state, condition, muscular spasm
-oid (-ode) (-id)
noun/adjective forming suffix

like, resembling
-oma
noun forming suffix

usually tumor, occasionally disease
-oma -omata
combining form of -oma

usually tumor, occasionally disease
-ose
adjective forming suffix

full of, resembling
-ous
adjective forming suffix

pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
noun forming suffix

condition, person
-ize
greek-derived suffix

to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
acr-
Combining Form

[highest point] extremities
ambly-
Combining Form

dull, faint
carcin-
Combining Form

carcinoma, cancer
-cel-
Combining Form

hernia, tumor, swelling
cheir-, chir-
Combining Form

hand
chol(e)-
Combining Form

bile, gall
col(i)-,-cystis
Combining Form

bladder, cyst
diplo-
Combining Form

double, twin
enter-
Combining Form

(small) intestine
erg-
Combining Form

action, work
gastr-
Combining Form

stomach
gastr-
Combining Form

blood
hepar-,hepat
Combining Form

liver
lip-
Combining Form

fat
macr-
Combining Form

(abnormally) large or long
mega-,megal-
Combining Form

(abnormally) large or long
melan-
Combining Form

dark, black
micr-
Combining Form

(abnormally) small
nyct-
Combining Form

night
odyn-
Combining Form

pain
onc-
Combining Form

tumor
pachy-
Combining Form

thick
pseud-
Combining Form

false
py-
Combining Form

pus
sarc-
Combining Form

flesh, soft tissue
spasm-
Combining Form

spasm, involuntary muscular contraction
splen-
Combining Form

spleen
stom-, stomat-
Combining Form

mouth, opening