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amphi-(ampho-)
Prefix
On both sides, around, both
ana-
Prefix
Up, back, against
apo-
Prefix
Away from
cata-(cat-)
Prefix
Downward, disordered
dia-(di-)
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
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
Forms 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
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
Indicating a particular shape, form, or resemblance
oma (-oma, -omat)
Noun-forming suffix
Usually tumor, occasionally disease
-ose
Adjective-forming suffix
Full of, resembling
-ous
Adjective-forming suffix
Pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
Noun- forming suffix
Condition, person
-ize
Verb-forming suffix
To make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
acr-
combining form
[highest point]extremities(particualarly 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
col(I)-, colon-
Combining form
colon
cyan-
Combining form
blue
cyst(I)-,-cystis
Combining form
bladder, cyst
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 muscular contraction
splen-
Combining form
spleen
stom-, stomat-
Combining form
mouth, opening