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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 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, 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; dif- before f)
Prefix
apart, away
ex- (e- before certain consonants; ef- before f)
Prefix
out of, away from
extra- (extro-)
Prefix
on the outside, beyond
1.)in- (il- before l; im- before b, m, and p; ir- before r)
Prefix
in, into
2.) in-
Prefix
not
3.) in- (il- before l; im- before b, m, and p; ir- before r)
Prefix
very, thoroughly
infra-
Prefix
beneath, below
inter-
Prefix
between
intra- (intro-)
Prefix
within
non-
Prefix
not
mult- (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- (suf- before f; sup- before p)
Prefix
under
super- (supra-)
Prefix
over, above; excess
trans-
Prefix
across, through
ultra-
Prefix
beyond, excess
uni-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
one
bi-, bin-, bis-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
two
tri-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
three
quadr-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
four
quint-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
five, fifth
sex-, sext-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
six, sixth
sept-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
seven
oct-, octa-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
eight
non-
Numeric Combining Form/Prefix
nine, ninth
dec-, deca-
Numeric 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
-ian
Noun-forming suffix
indicates 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
-cle, -ella, -il, -ola, -ule, -culus, -ellum, -illa, -olus, -ulus
diminutive suffixes
characterized by the presence of a single or double l; express the idea of smallness
abdomin-
Combining Form
belly, abdomen
adip-
Combining Form
fat
aur-
Combining Form
ear
bacill-
Combining Form
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 (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 Forms
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
tube
tuss-
Combining Form
cough
vacc-
Combining Form
cow
vir-, virus-
Combining Form
virus
viscer-
Combining Form
internal organ(s)