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amphi-, ampho-
prefix, on both sides, around, both
ana-
prefix, up, back, against
apo-
prefix, away from
cata-
prefix, downward, disordered
dia-
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
noun-forming suffix, 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 or study: science or study of
-ism
noun-forming suffix, state, condition, quality
-ismus
noun-forming suffix, state, condition, muscular spasm
-oid, -ode, -id
noun and adjective forming suffix, indicates a particular shape, form, or resemblance: like, resembling
-oma, -omat, -omata
noun-forming suffix, tumor, disease
-ose
noun and adjective forming suffix, nouns: names of chemical substances: adjectives: 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
noun-forming suffix, names of chemical substances
-ide
noun-forming suffix, names of chemical substances
-ite
noun-forming suffix, names of chemical substances
-one
noun-forming suffix, names of chemical substances
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-, chir-
combining form, hand
chol(e)--
combining form, bile, gall
cholecyst-
combining form, gallbladder
col(i)-, colon-
combining form, colon, usually refer to the colon bacillus, Escherichia coli
cyan-
combining form, blue
cyst(i)-, -cystis
combining form, bladder, cyst, usually refers to the urinary bladder
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 muscle contraction
splen-
combining form, spleen
stom-, stomat-
combining form, mouth, opening