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Aur-
combining form
ear
later-
combining form
side
oss-
combining form
bone
radic-
combining form
root
sopor-
combining form
sleep
vas-
combining form
vessel
ab- (a- rarely before certain sonsonants; abs- - before C and T)
prefix
away from
ad- (ac- before c; af- before f; ag - before g; al-before l; an- before n; ap- before p; as-before s; a-before sp; at before t)
prefix
to, toward
ambi-
prefix
both
ante-
prefix
before, forward
bi- (bin-, bis-)
prefix
two, twice, double, both
circum-
prefix
around
con- (co- before h; col-before l;com-before e, m, and p; cor- before r);
prefix
together, with, thoroughly, very
contra-
prefix
against, opposite
de-
prefix
down, away from, absent
dis- (di- before g, v, and usually before l; diff- before f
prefix
apart, away
ex-(e- before certain consonants; ef- before f)
prefix
out of, away from
extra- (rarely extro-)
prefix
on the outside, beyond
in- (il- before l; im- before b,m, and p; ir- before r)
prefix
in, into
in-
prefix
not
in-
prefix
very, thoroughly
infra-
prefix
beneath, below
inter-
prefix
between
intra (rarely intro-)
prefix
within
non-
prefix
not
mult- (often multi-)
prefix
many, much, affecting many parts
ob- (oc- before c; op- before p)
prefix
against, toward; very, thoroughly
per- (pel- before l)
prefix
through, very, thoroughly
post-
prefix
after, following, behind
pre-
prefix
before, in front of
pro-
prefix
forward, in front
re-
prefix
back, again
retro-
prefix
backward, in back, behind
se-
prefix
apart, away from
semi-
prefix
half
sub-
prefix
under
super- (often supra-)
prefix
over, beyond, excess
trans-
prefix
across, through
ultra-
prefix
beyond, excess
uni-
combining form/prefix
once
bi-, bin-, bis-
combining form/prefix
two, twice, double, both
tri-
combining form/prefix
three
quadr-
combining form/prefix
four
quint-
combining form/prefix
five, fifth
sex-, sext-
combining form/prefix
six, sixth
sept-
combining form/prefix
seven
oct-, octa-
combining form/prefix
eight
non-
combining form/prefix
nine, ninth
dec-, deca-
combining form/prefix
ten, one-tenth
-an
noun forming suffix
pertaining to, located in
-ar
noun forming suffix
pertaining to, located in
-arium
noun forming suffix
denotes a place for something
-ary
noun forming suffix
denotes a place for something
-ary
adjective forming suffix
pertaining to
-ate
adjective forming suffix
having the form of, possessing
-ia
noun forming suffix
-ian
noun forming suffix
indicated an expert in a certain field
-ic
adjective forming suffix
pertaining to
-id
adjective forming suffix
pertaining to
-ile
adjective forming suffix
pertaining to, capable of
-ine
adjective forming suffix
pertaining to, located in
-ive
adjective forming suffix
pertaining to
-lent
adjective forming suffix
full of
-ose
adjective forming suffix
full of
-ous
adjective forming suffix
full of
-ty
noun forming suffix
-y
noun forming suffix
-ad
forms adverbs from nouns
indicate direction toward a part of the body
abdomin-
combining form
belly, abdomen
adip-
combining form
fat
aur-
combining form
ear
bacill-
combining form
[rod, staff] bacillus
burs-
combining form
bursa
calc-
combining form
stone, calcium, lime (salts)
calor-
combining form
heat, energy
capit-
combining form
head
cerebr-
combining form
brain
cost-
combining form
rib
dent-
combining form
tooth
dors-
combining form
back (out of body)
extern-
combining form
outer
fibr-
combining form
fiber, filament
fistul-
combining form
fistula (tube, pipe) an abnormal tubelike passage in the body
frig-, frigor-
combining form
cold
insul-
combining form
island
intern-
combining form
inner
meat-
combining form
passage, opening, meatus
nas-
combining form
nose
pur-
combining form
pus
radic-, rad-, radix-
combining form
root
ren-
combining form
kidney
sangui(n)-
combining form
blood
son-
combining form
sound
synov-
combining form
synovial fluid, synovial membrane or sac
tub-
combining form
[trumpet] tube
tuss-
combining form
cough
vacc-
combining form
cow
vir, virus-
combining form
virus
viscer-
combining form
internal organ(s)
bursa
leather bag or sac
sac or cavity found in the connective tissue and containing synovial fluid
sinciput
fore and upper part of the cranium
hyperglycemia
deficient production or utilization of insulin