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amphi- (ampho-)
Prefix
on both sides, around, both
ana-
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
adjectival forming suffix
pertaining to , located in
-ase
suffix
forms names in enzymes
-asia (-asis)
noun forming suffix
state, condition
-ema
noun forming suffix
state, condition

combining form of nouns ending in -ema is -emat
-esis
noun forming suffix
state, condition, procedure
-etic
adjective forming suffix
pertaining to

from nouns ending is -esis
-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 and adjective forming suffix
particular shape, form, or resemblance: like, resembing
-oma
noun forming suffix
tumor, occasionally disease

combining form of nouns
-oma, -omat
plural
-ose
adjectival forming suffix
form names of chemical substances:full of, resembling
-ous
adjectival forming suffix
-us
noun forming suffix
condition, person (malformed fetus)
-ize
verb forming suffix
to make, become, caues to be, subject to, engage in
acr-
combining form
highest point, extremities(particarly the hands and feet)
ambly-
combining form
dull, faint
carcin
combining form
crab, carcinoma, cancer
cel-
combining form
hernia, tumor, swelling
cheir-, chir
combining form
hand
chol (e)
combining form
bile, gall
col(i), colon
combining form
colon
cyan-
combining form
blue
cyst(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
hem, hemat, em
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
micro
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