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acro
tip, top, apex, pointed

acropolis, acrophobia
agogos, agein
to lead, to direct, to incite

demagogue, pedagogic
agon, agonia
struggle, contest

antagonist, agony
agro, agros
field, earth, soil

agronomy, agrostology
algia
pain

neuralgia, diaphragmalgia
allo, allos
other, departure from normal

allopath, allogamy
andros, aner, anthropos
man, stamen

anthropomorphic, androsphinx
anemo, anemos
wind

anemometer, anemophilous
archaeo, archaios
ancient, old, original

archaeology, archeozoic
arch, archos
chief, first, rule

monarch, archipelago, archangel
aristo, aristos
best

aristocracy, aristocrat
astron, aster, astro
star

aster, astral
auto, autos
self

autoharp, autoimmune, autochthon
baro, baros
pressure, weight

barograph, barometer
barys
heavy

barium, hyperbaric
biblos, biblion
book, of books

bibliopole, bibliolatry
bios
life, living things

biocenosis, bionics, biopsy
caco
bad, poor, evil

cacophony, cacoethes
chiro, cheir
hand

chiromancy, chiropter
chroma, chromato
color

chromomere, chromoprotein
chrono, chronos
time

chronograph, chronicle
cosmos
world, order

cosmography, cosmic
cracy, crat
type of government

theocracy, bureaucrat
crypto
hide

cryptogam, cryptogenic
cyclos
circular, wheel

cyclothymia, cyclorama
deca
ten

Decapolis, decaliter
demos
people

demographics, endemic, democrat
dendron
tree

dendrochronology, dendroid
derma
skin

hypodermic, dermoid
deutero, deuter
second

Deuteronomy, deuterocanonical
didonai, dosis
give

dose, dosage
dis, di
twice, doubly

dichotomy, dipody
doxo
opinion, praise

heterodox, doxology
dynamis
power

dynamo, dyne
esthesia
the ability to feel sensation

anesthesia, aesthetics
ethnos
race, nation

ethnomusicology, ethnocentrism
gamos
marriage

monogamy, polygamy
gastro
stomach

gastritis, gastrolith, gastric
ge, geo
earth

geodesic, geometry
gen, geno
race, kind, descent

Genesis
glot, glossa
tongue, language

glossary, monoglot, glossalalia
glyphe
carving

petroglyph, glyphography
gon
figure having angles

pentagon, polygon
gonos
to produce

cosmogony, theogony
gramma, gram
something written or drawn

telegram, electrocardiogram
grapho
write

lithography, graphology
gyn, gyneco
woman, women

misogyny, gyniatrics, gynarchy
hemo, hema
blood

hemoglobin, hematoma
hedron, hedral, hedra
side, base, seat

hexahedral, polyhedron
helios
sun, bright

heliotropic, helium, heliograph
hemi
half

hemisphere, hemicranial
hepta
seven

heptahedron, heptameter
hexa
six

hexameter, hexahedron
hiero
sacred, holy

hieroglyphic, hierophant
hydor, hydro
water

hydroponics, hydrology
hypno
sleep

autohypnosis, hypnotoxin
icono
image, likeness, figure

iconology, iconostasis
ideo
idea

ideogram, ideophone
isos
equal, alike, identical

isocracy, isometric
kilo, chilioi
thousand

chiliarch, kilocalorie, kilovolt
klastes
breaker, broken

iconoclast, clastic
latreia
service, worship

idolatry, demonolatry
lithos, lite
stone

chrysolite, lithotomy
logos
word, study

logic, logomachy
lysis
to loosen

analysis, electrolysis
macros, macro
enlarged, elongated

macrocosm, macropterous
mania
madness

pyromania, kleptomania
mega
large, powerful

megapod, megalith
megalo
large, great, enlarged

megalocardia, megalomania
metron
measure

thermometer, metronome
micros, micro
small

microcosm, microphone
miso, misein
to hate

misogyny, misology, misoneism
monos
one, alone

monocle, monosyllable
morphe
form

metamorphic, morphallaxis
mytho
myth

mythological, mythos
naus, nautes
ship, sailor

naumachia, astronaut, navigation
necro
physical death, corpse

necrology, necrophagia
neos
new, young

Neoplatonism, neoprene
neuron, neuro
nerve

neuritis, neuropteran
nomos
law, science, management

nomography, astronomer
octo
eight

octagonal, octogenarian
oligo
few, scant, small

oligarchy, oliguria
onoma, onym
name

allonym, homonym
opsis, optic, ophthalmo
view, sight

optical, amblyopia
ornitho
bird, birds

ornithopter, ornithosis
oro
mountain

orogenic, orology
orthos
right, correct

orthography, orthogenesis
osteon
bone

osteoporosis, ossify
pais, paidos
child

pediatric, pedobaptism
paleo
ancient, early, prehistoric

paleontology, paleolithic
pan
all, every

pandemonium, Pandora
pater, patri
father

patronymic, patrician
pathos, path
suffering, disease

empathy, pathogen
ped, pedo
small child

pediatrics, pedant, pedobaptism
penta
five

Pentateuch, pentathlon
petros
rock, stone

petrography, petrol
phago, phage
eating, destroying

anthropophagite, phagocyte
phago, phage
eating, destroying

anthropophagite, phagocyte
phainein
to show, be visible

emphasis, fantasy, fancy
philos
loving

philharmonic, philately
phobia, phobos
fear, dread

photophobia, xenophobia
phone
sound, speak

phonograph, phoneme
phos, photo
light

photobiotic, phosgene
physis, physio
nature

physiologic, physiocrat
plasma
form

plasmodium, deutoplasm
pneuma
air, breath, spirit

pneumothorax, pneumococcus
podos, pous
foot

octopus, chiropodist, podiatry
polis
city

politician, Neopolitan, police
polys
many

polynomial, polymer
protos
first

proton, protozoa
pseudes, pseudo
false, fake

pseudoscience, pseudosalt
psycho
soul, mind, breath

psychometry, psychosis
ptero
feather, wing

pterosaur, pteropod
pyr
fire

pyromaniac, pyrography, pyretic, pyrogen
rheo, rrhea
flow, current

logorrhea, rheophile
schizo
cleave, cut

schizogenesis, schizogony
scopos, skopein
spy, watcher, to see

telescope, otoscope
seismo
earthquake

seismology, seismic
sophia
wisdom

sophomoric, sophist
sphero
sphere, ball, layer of gas

ionosphere, atmosphere, spheroid
static
causing to stand

hydrostatics, electrostatic
taphos
tomb, bury

epitaph
techno
art

tectonic, technocrat
tele
far, far off

telemetry, telencephalon
temno, tomos
cut, that which is cut off, out

appendectomy, lobotomy, tome
tetra
four

tetrarch, Tetragrammaton
thanato
death

thanatopis, thanatology, euthanasia
theos
god

monotheism, theophany
therapy
to cure, nurse

therapeutics, heliotherapy
thermo
heat

thermophile, thermotaxis
thesis, tithenai
position

synthesis, thesis
topo
place, local

toponym, topographic, topic
typos
type, figure, model

typography, typify
zoon
animal

zoogenic, zoonosis