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aur-
ear

combining form
later-
side

combining form
oss-
bone

combining form
radic-
root

combining form
sopor-
sleep

combining form
vas-
vessel

combining form
ab-
a- before certain consonants
abs- before c and t
away from

prefix
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)
to, toward

prefix
ambi-
both

prefix
ante-
before, forward

prefix
bi (bin-, bis-)
two, twice, double, both

prefix
circum-
around

prefix
con-

(co- before h, col- before l, com- before e,m, and p, cor- before r)
together, with; thoroughly, very

prefix
contra-
against, opposite

prefix
de-
down, away from, absent

prefix
dis-

(di- before g, v, and usually l; dif- before f)
apart, away

prefix
ex-

(e- before certain consonants, ef- before f)
away from

prefix
extra-

(extro-)
on the outside, beyond

prefix
in-

(il- before l, im- before b,m, and p; ir- before r)
in, into

prefix
infra-
beneath, below

prefix
inter-
between

prefix
intra- (rarely intro-)
within

prefix
non-
not

prefix
mult- (often multi-)
many, much, affecting many parts

prefix
ob-

(oc- before c; op- before p)
against, toward, very, thoroughly

prefix
per-

(pel- before l)
through, very, thoroughly

prefix
post-
after, following, behind

prefix
pre-
before, in front of

prefix
pro-
forward, in front

prefix
re-
back, again

prefix
retro-
backward, in black, behind

prefix
se-
apart, away from

prefix
semi-
half

prefix
sub-

(suf- before f, sup- before p)
under

prefix
super-

(often supra-)
over, above, excess

prefix
trans-
across, through

prefix
ultra-
beyond, excess

prefix
uni-
one

combining from
bi-, bin-, bis-
two, twice, double, both

combining form
tri-
three

combining form
quadr-
four

combining form
quint-
five, fifth

combining form
sex-, sext-
six, sixth

combining form
sept-
seven

combining form
oct, octa-
eight

combining form
non-
nine, ninth

combining form
dec-, deca-
ten, one-tenth

combining form
-an
pertaining to, located in

adjective-forming suffix
-ar
pertaining to, located in

adjective-forming suffix
-arium
denotes a place for something

noun-forming suffix
-ary
denotes a place for something

noun-forming suffix
-ary
pertaining to

adjective-forming suffix
-ate
having the form of, possessing

adjective-forming suffix
-ia
forms abstract noun
-ian
indicates an expert in a certain field

noun-forming suffix
-ic
pertaining to

adjective-forming suffix
-id
pertaining to

adjective-forming suffix
-ile
pertaining to, capable of

adjective-forming suffix
-ine
pertaining to, located in

adjective-forming suffix
-ive
pertaining to

adjective-forming suffix
-lent
full of

adjective-forming suffix
-ose
full of

adjective-forming suffix
-ous
full of

adjective-forming suffix
-ty
noun-forming suffix
-y
noun-forming suffix
abdomin-
belly, abdomen

combining form
adip-
fat

combining form
aur-
ear

combining form
bacill-
[rod, staff] bacillus

combining form
burs-
[leather sack] bursa

combining form
calc-
stone, calcium, lime (salts)

combining form
calor-
heat, energy

combining form
capit-
head

combining form
cerebr-
brain

combining form
cost-
rib

combining form
dent-
tooth

combining form
dors-
back (of the body)

combining form
extern-
outer

combining form
fibr-
fiber, filament

combining form
fistul-
(tube, pipe) fistula, an abnormal tubelike passage in the body

combining form
frig-, frigor-
cold

combining form
insul-
island

combining form
intern-
inner

combining form
meat-
passage, opening, meatus

combining form
nas-
nose

combining form
pur-
pus

combining form
radic-, rad-, radix
root

combining form
ren-
kidney

combining form
sangui(n)-
blood

combining form
son-
sound

combining form
synov-
synovial fluid, synovial membrane or sac

combining form
tub-
[trumpet] tube

combining form
tuss-
cough

combining form
vacc-
cow

combining form
vir-, virus-
[poison, venom] virus

combining form
viscer-
internal organ(s)

combining form