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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 beofre 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
b- (bin-, bis-)
prefix

two, twice, double, both
circum-
prefix

around
con- (co- before h; col- beforel; 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- beofre 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- (rarely 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-
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- (suf- before f; sup- before p)
prefix

under
super-(often supra-)
prefix

over, above; excess
trans-
prefix

across, through
ultra-
prefix

beyond, excess
uni-
numeric combining forms/prefixes

one
bi-, bin-, bis-
numeric combining form/prefix

two, twice, double, both
tri-*
numeric combining form/prefix

three
quadr-
numeric combining form/prefix

four
quint-
numeric combining form/prefix

five
sex-, sext-
numeric combining form/prefix

six
sept-
numeric combining form/prefix

seven
oct-, octa-
numeric combining form/prefix

eight
non-
numeric combining form/prefix

nine, ninth
dec-, deca-
numeric combining from/prefix

ten, one-tenth
-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
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 (pronounced mee-ate'-us)
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

[poison, venom] virus
viscer-
combining form

internal organ(s)