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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)
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
different, other, relationship to another
hetero-
prefix
different, other, relationship to another
homo-
prefix
same, likeness
homeo-
prefix
same, likeness
meta-
prefix
change, transformation, after, behind
met-
prefix (before a vowel or h)
change, transformation, after, behind
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
Latin adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to, lacated in
-ase
noun-forming suffix
forms names of enzymes
-asia
noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-asis
noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-ema
noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-emat
combining form of nouns ending in -ema
-esis
noun-forming suffix
state, condition, procedure
-ics
noun-forming suffix
indicates a particular science or study: science or study of
-tics
noun-forming suffix
indicates a particular science or study: science or study of
-etic
adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to
-ism
noun-forming suffix
state, condition, quality
-ismus
noun-forming suffix
state, condition; muscular spasm
-oid
noun/adjective-forming suffix
indicates particular shape, form, or resemblance: like, resembling
-ode
noun/adjective-forming suffix
indicates particular shape, form, or resemblance: like, resembling
-id
noun/adjective-forming suffix
indicates particular shape, form, or resemblance: like, resembling
-oma
noun-forming suffix
usually tumor; occasionally disease
-omat
combining form of nouns ending in oma
-omata
noun-forming suffix
plural form of -oma
usually tumor; occasionally disease
-ose
Latin adjective-forming suffix
full of, resembling
also, used to form names of chemical substances
-ous
Latin adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
Latin noun-forming ending
condition, person, sometimes a malformed fetus
-ize
verb-forming suffix
to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
acr-
combining form
extremities
ambly-
combining form
dull, faint
carcin-
combining form
carcinoma, cancer
-ate
-ide
-ite
-one
noun-forming suffixes
used to form names of chemical substances
coli-
combining form
E coli bacteria
cyst(i)-
combining form
urinary bladder
cholecyst-
combining form
gallbladder
-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