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amphi-
prefix
on both sides, around, both
ampho-
prefix
on both sides, around, both
ana-
prefix
up, back, against
apo-
prefix
away from
cata-
prefix
downward, disordered
cat-
prefix
(before a vowel or h)
downward, disordered
dia-
prefix
through, across, apart
di-
prefix (before a vowel)
through, across, apart
eso-
prefix
within, inner, inward
eu-
prefix
good, normal, healthy
heter-
prefix
differet, other, relationship to another
hetero-
prefix
different, other, relationship to another
homo-
prefix
same, likeness
homeo-
prefix
same, likeness
meta-
prefix
change, transformation
met
prefix (before a vowel or h)
change, transformation
para-
prefix
alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
par-
prefix (before a vowel)
alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
prefix
before
pros-
prefix
in place of
prosth-
prefix
in place of
-al
adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to, located in
-ase
noun-forming suffix
formes names of enzymes
-asia
noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-asis
noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-ema
noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-esis
noun-forming suffix
state, condition, procedure
-etic
adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to
-ics
noun-forming suffix
science or study of
-tics
noun-forming suffix
science or study of
-ism
noun-forming suffix
state, condition, quality
-ismus
noun-forming suffix
state, condition, muscular spasm
-oid
noun/adjective-forming suffix
particular shape, form, or resemblance like, resembling
-ode
noun/adjective-forming suffix
particular shape, form, or resemblance like, resembling
-id
noun/adjective-forming suffix
particular shape, form or resemblance like, resembling
-oma
noun-forming suffix
usually tumor, occasionally disease
-ose
adjective-forming suffix
used to form names of chemical substances: full of, resembling
-ous
adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
noun-forming suffix
condition, person (sometimes a malformed fetus)
-ize
verb-forming suffix
to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
-ate
-ide
-ite
-one
noun-forming suffix
used to form names of chemical substances
coli-
prefix
refer to the colon bacillus, E-Coli
cyst(i)-
prefix
usually refer to the urinary bladder
cholecyst-
prefix-
refer to the gallblader
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-
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
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
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
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