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combining form
aur-
ear
combining form
later-
side
combining form
oss-
bone
combining form
radic-
root
combining form
sopor-
sleep
combining form
vas-
vessel
prefix
ab-(a- rarely befroe certain consonants; abs- before c and t)
away from
prefix
ad- (ac-, af-, ag-, al-, an-, ap-, as-, a-, at-)
to, toward
prefix
ambi-
both
prefix
ante-
before, forward
prefix
bi-(bin-, bis-)
two, twice, double, both
prefix
circum-
around
prefix
con-(co-; col-; com-; cor-)
together, with; thoroughly, very
prefix
contra-
against, opposite
prefix
de-
down, away, from, absent
prefix
dis-(di-; dif-)
apart, away
prefix
ex- (e-; ef-)
out of, away from
prefix
extra-(extro-)
on the outside, beyond
prefix
1)in-(il-; im-; ir-)
in, into
prefix
2)in-
not
prefix
3)in-(il-; im-; ir-)
very, thoroughly
prefix
infra-
beneath, below
prefix
inter-
between
prefix
intra-
within
prefix
non-
not
prefix
mult-(multi-)
many, much, affecting many parts
prefix
ob-(oc-; op-)
against, toward, very, thoroughly
prefix
per-(pel-)
through, very, thoroughly
prefix
post-
after, following, behind
prefix
pre-
before, infront of
prefix
pro-
foward, in front
prefix
re-
back, again
prefix
retro-
backward, in back, behind
prefix
se-
apart, away from
prefix
semi-
half
prefix
sub-(suf-; sup-)
under
prefix
super- (supra-)
over, above, excess
prefix
trans-
across, through
prefix
ultra-
beyond, excess
adjective-forming suffix
-an
pertaining to, located in
adjective-forming suffix
-ar
pertaining to, located in
noun-forming suffix
-arium
denotes place for something
noun-forming suffix
-ary
denotes place for something
adjective-forming suffix
-ary
pertaining to
adjective-forming suffix
-ate
having the form of, possessing
noun-forming suffix
-ia
n/a
noun-forming suffix
-ian
indicates an expert in a certain field
adjective-forming suffix
-ic
pertaining to
adjective-forming suffix
-id
pertaining to
adjective-forming suffix
-ile
pertaining to, capable of
adjective-forming suffix
-ine
pertaining to, located in
adjective-forming suffix
-ive
pertaining to
adjective-forming suffix
-lent
full of
adjective-forming suffix
-ose
full of
adjective-forming suffix
-ous
full of
noun-forming suffix
-ty
n/a
noun-forming suffix
-y
n/a
adverb-forming suffix
-ad
indicates direction toward a part of the body
combining form
abdomin-
belly, abdomen
combining form
adip-
fat
combining form
aur-
ear
combining form
bacill-
[rod, staff] bacillus
combining form
burs-
[leather sack] bursa
combining form
calc-
stone, calcium, lime
combining form
calor-
heat, energy
combining form
capit-
head
combining form
cerebr-
brain
combining form
cost-
rib
combining form
dent-
tooth
combining form
dors-
back (of the body)
combining form
extern-
outer
combining form
fibr-
fiber, filament
combining form
fistul-
(tube, pipe) fistula, an abnormal tubelike passage in the body
combining form
frig-, frigor-
cold
combining form
insul-
island
combining form
intern-
inner
combining form
meat-
passage, opening, meatus
combining form
nas-
nose
combining form
pur-
pus
combining form
radic-, rad-, radix-
root
combining form
ren-
kidney
combining form
sangui(n)-
blood
combining form
son-
sound
combining form
synov-
synovial fluid, synovial membrane or sac
combining form
tub-
[trumpet] tube
combining form
tuss-
cough
combining form
vacc-
cow
combining form
vir-, virus-
[poison, venom] virus
combining form
viscer-
internal organs
numerical combining forms and prefixes
uni-
one
numerical combining forms and prefixes
bi-, bin-, bis-
two, twice, double, both
numerical combining forms and prefixes
tri-
three
numerical combining forms and prefixes
quadr-
four
numerical combining forms and prefixes
quint-
five, fifth
numerical combining forms and prefixes
sex-, sext-
six, sixth
numerical combining forms and prefixes
sept-
seven
numerical combining forms and prefixes
oct-, octa-
eight
numerical combining forms and prefixes
non-
nine, ninth
numerical combining forms and prefixes
dec-, deca-
ten, one-tenth