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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-)
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
Adjective- forming Suffix
pertaining to, located in
-ase
Suffix
forms names of enzymes
-asia, -asis
Noun- forming Suffix
state, condition
-ema (-emat)
Noun- forming Suffix
state, condition
-esis
Noun- forming Suffix
state, condition, procedure
-etic
Adjective- forming Suffix
pertaining to
-ics, -tics
Noun- forming Suffix
a particular science of study; study or science of
-ism
Noun- forming Suffix
state, condition, quality
-ismus
Noun- forming Suffix
state, condition, muscle spasm
-oid,-ode,-id
Noun and Adjective-forming Suffix
a particular shape, form, or resemblance; like, resembling
-oma (-omat, -omata)
Noun- forming Suffix
usually tumor; occasionally disease
-ose
Adjective- forming Suffix
full of, resembling; also used to form names of chemical substances
-ous
Adjective- forming Suffix
pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
Noun- forming Suffix
condition, person (sometimes a malformed fetus)
-ize
Suffix
to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
acr-
Combining Form
[highest point] extremities
ambly-
Combining Form
dull, faint
carcin-
Combining Form
carcinoma, cancer
-cel
Combining Form
hernia, tumor, swelling
cheir-, chir-
Combining Form
hand
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
chol(e)-
Combining Form
bile, gall