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ab-
a- (rarely before certain consonants)
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, 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)
dif- (before f)
Prefix

apart, away
ex-
e- (before certain consonants)
ef- (before f)
Prefix

out of, away from
extra-
extro- (rarely)
Prefix

on the outside, beyond
in-
il- (before l)
im- (before b, m, and p)
ir- (before r)
Prefix

1. in, into
2. not
3. very, thoroughly
infra-
Prefix

beneath, below
inter-
Prefix

between
intra-
intro- (rarely)
Prefix

within
non-
Prefix

not
mult-
multi- (often)
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-
suf- (before f)
sup- (before p)
Prefix

under
super-
supra- (often)
Prefix

over, above; excess
trans-
Prefix

across, through
ultra-
Prefix

beyond, excess
uni-
Combining form/Prefix

one
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
-al
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to
-an
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ar
Adjective-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

state, condition, process, procedure
-ian
Noun-forming suffix

indicates an expert in a certain field
-ic
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to
-id
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to
(Greek suffix: having the form of)
-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

state, condition, process, procedure
-y
Noun-forming suffix

state, condition, process, procedure
-ad
Adverb-forming suffix

to, toward; indicate a direction toward a part of the body
-cle
-culus
Diminutive suffix

small
-ella
-ellum
Diminutive suffix

small
-il
-illa
Diminutive sufffix
-ola
-olus
Diminutive suffix

small
-ule
-ulus
Diminutive suffix

small
abdomin-
Combining form

belly, abdomen
adip-
Combining form

fat
aur-
Combining form

ear
bacill-
Combining form

[rod, staff] bacillus
burs-
Combining form

[leather sack] 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 (of the body)
extern-
Combining form

outer
fibr-
Combining form

fiber, filament
fistul-
Combining form

(tube, pipe) fistula, 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
vaccin-
Combining form

has to do with vaccine
vir-
virus-
Combining form

[poison, venom] virus
viscer-
Combining form

internal organ(s)