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amphi-
ampho-
Prefix
on both sides, around, both
ana-
Prefix
up, back, against
apo-
Prefix
away from
cata-
cat- (before a vowel or h)
Prefix
downward, disordered
dia-
di- (before a vowel)
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
Adjective-forming Suffix
pertaining to, located in
-ase
Name-forming suffix
enzymes
-asia
-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
tics
Noun-forming suffix
particular science or study, study or science 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, resembling
oma
Noun-forming suffix
usually tumor, sometimes disease
ose
adjective-forming suffix
full of, resembling

also form chemical substance names
ous
adjective-forming suffix
pertaining to, characterized by, full of
us
Noun-forming suffix
condition, person (sometimes malformed fetus)
ize
verb-forming suffix
to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
acr
Combining form
extremities (highest point)
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