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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, after, behind
para, par
prefix

alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
prefix

before
pros, prosth
prefix

in place of
-ize
verb-forming suffix

to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
-al
adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ase
noun-forming suffix

forms names of enzymes
-asia, -asis
noun-forming suffix

state, condition
-ema
noun-forming suffix

state, condition
-esis
noun-forming suffix

state, condition, procedure
-etic
adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to
-ics, -tics
noun-forming suffix

a particular science or study; science or study of
-ism
noun-forming suffix

state, condition, quality
-ismus
noun-forming suffix

state, condition; muscular spasm
-oid, -ode, -id
noun-forming suffix, adjective-forming suffix

indicating a particular shape, form, or resemblance
-oma
noun-forming suffix

usually tumor; occasionally disease
-ose
adjective-forming suffix, noun-forming suffix

full of, resembling; names chemical substances
-ous
adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-tics
noun-forming suffix

science or study
-us
noun-forming suffix

condition, person
(sometimes a malformed fetus)
-ate
noun-forming suffix

name chemical substances
-ide
noun-forming suffix

name chemical substances
-ite
noun-forming suffix

name chemical substances
-one
noun-forming suffix

name chemical substances
-ose
noun-forming suffix

name chemical substances
acr-
combining form

[highest point] extremities
(particualarly the 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