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amphi-
Prefix
on both sides, around, both
ana-
Prefix
up, back, against
apo-
Prefix
away from
ampho-
Prefix
on both sides, around, both
cata-
Prefix
downward, disordered
dia-
Prefix
through, across, apart
cat-
Prefix
downward, disordered
di-
Prefix
through, across, apart
eso-
Prefix
within, inner, inward
eu-
Prefix
good, normal, healthy
homo-
Prefix
same, likeness
heter-
Prefix
different, other, relationship to another
meta-
Prefix
change, transformation, after, behind
hetero-
Prefix
different, other, relationship to another
homeo-
Prefix
same, likeness
met-
Prefix
change, transformation, after, behind
para-
Prefix
alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pros-
Prefix
in place of
pro-
Prefix
before
par-
Prefix
alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
prosth-
Prefix
in place of
-al
Adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to, located in
-asia
Noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-ase
Noun-forming suffix
forms names of enzymes
-asis
Noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-ema
Noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-esis
Noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-ics
Noun-forming suffix
indicates a particular science or study
-etic
Adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to
-tics
Noun-forming suffix
indicates a particular science or study
-ism
Noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-ismus
Noun-forming suffix
state, condition, muscular spasm
-ose
Adjective-forming suffix
used to form names of chemical substances; full of, resembling
-ous
Adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-oma
Noun-forming suffix
tumor, disease
-omat
Noun-forming suffix (plural of -oma: tumors, diseases
-oid
Noun-forming suffix or Adjective-forming suffix
indicates a particular shape, form, or resemblance; like, resembling
-ode
Noun-forming suffix or Adjective-forming suffix
indicates a particular shape, form, or resemblance; like, resembling
-tics
Noun-forming suffix
indicates a particular science or study
-id
Noun-forming suffix or Adjective-forming suffix
indicates a particular shape, form, or resemblance; like, resembling
-us
Noun-forming suffix
condition, person, (sometimes a malformed fetus)
-emat
Noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-ize
Verb-forming suffix
to make, become,cause to be, subject to, engage in
acr-
Combining form
(highest point) extremities (particularly the hands and feet)
ambly-
Combining form
dull, faint
carcin-
Combining form
[crab] carcinoma, cancer
-cel
Combining form
hernia, tumor, swelling
cheir-
Combining form
hand
chir-
Combining form
hand
chol(e)-
Combining form
bile, gall
col(i)-
Combining form
colon
colon-
Combining form
colon
cyan-
Combining form
blue
cyst(i)-
Combining form
bladder, cyst
-cystis
Combining form
bladder, cyst
diplo-
Combining form
double, twin
enter-
Combining form
(small) intestine
erg-
Combining form
action, work
gastr-
Combining form
stomach
hem-
Combining form
blood
hemat-
Combining form
blood
-em
Combining form
blood
hepar-
Combining form
liver
hepat-
Combining form
liver
lip-
Combining form
fat
macr-
Combining form
(abnormally) large or long
mega-
Combining form
(abnormally)large or long
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-
Combining form
mouth, opening
stomat-
Combining form
mouth, opening