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amphi- ampho-
prefix
on both side, around, both
ana-
prefix
up, back, against
apo-
prefix
away from
cata-
prefix
downward, disordered
dia-
prefix
through, across, apart
eso-
prefix
within, inner, inwards
eu-
prefix
good, normal, healthy
heter-, hetero-
prefix
different, other, relationship to another
homo-, homeo-
prefix
same, likeness
meta-
prefix
change, transformation
para-
prefix
alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
prefix
before
pros- prosth-
prefix
in place of
-al
suffix
latin-derived adjuctival: pertaining to, located in
-ase
suffix
forms names of enzymes
-asia
suffix
forms abstract nouns
state, condition
-ema
suffix
forms abstract nouns
state, condition
-esis
suffix
forms abstract nouns
state, condition, procedure
-etic
suffix
forms adjectives, forms nouns ending in esis
pertaining to
-ics,-tics
suffix
forms nouns indicating a particular science or study
science or study of
-ism
suffix
forms abstract nouns
state, condition, quality
-ismus
suffix
forms abstract nouns
state, condition, muscular spasm
-oid rarely -ode -id
suffix
forms both nouns and adjectives
indicates a particular shape, form, or resemblance
-oma
suffix
forms abstract nouns
usually tumor, sometimes disease
-ose
suffix
latin derived adjectival also used to form the names of chemical substances, full of resembling
-ous
suffix
latin derived adjectival
pertaining to characterized by, full of
-us
suffix
Latin noun forming
condition, person (sometims a malformed fetus)
-ize
suffix
verb forming
to make, become, cause to be, suject to, engage in
-ate
suffix
forms name of chemical subtances
-ide
suffix
forms name of chemical substances
-ite
suffix
forms name of chemical substances
-one
suffix
forms name of chemical substances
acr-
combining form
(highest point) extremeties (particularly the hands and feet)
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)- 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
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