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ab-
away from
ad-
toward
ante-
before
astr-
star
auto-
self
brady-
slow
ect-
outside; out
en-
within; in
endo-
within
epi-
above; upon
ex-
out
hemi-
half
infra-
below; inferior
inter-
between
intra-
within
iso-
same; equal
macro-
large
meta-
change; after; beyond
micro-
small
multi-
many
neo-
new
pan-
all
para-
near; beside; around
peri-
around; surrounding
poly-
many
pre-
before; in front of
retro-
behind; backward; upward
semi-
half
sub-
below; under
super-
above; over; excess
supra-
above; on top of
sym-
with; association
syn-
together; union; with
tachy-
fast
a-; an-; ana-
no; not; without
anti-
against
contra-
against; opposite
non-
not
bi-
two; double; both
tri-
three
uni-
one
carcin-
cancerous
dys-
difficult; painful
hyper-
above; excess
hypo-
deficient; below
mal-
bad; poor; abnormal
-ac; -al; -ar; -ary
pertaining to
-crine
to secrete
-crit
to seperate
-cyte
cell
-genesis; -genic; -gen
producing; forming
-globin; -globulin
protein
-gram
record
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-iac; -ic
pertaining to
-oid
resembling; like
-(o)logist
specialist
-(o)logy
study of
-ous
pertaining to
-pepsia
digestion
-phagia
eating; swallowing
-phonia
voice; sound
-phoresis
carrying; transmission
-phoria
feeling; mental state
-pnea
breathing
-poiesis
formation
-scope
instrument for viewing
-scopy
process of veiwing
-somnia
sleep
-stasis
control; stop
-therapy
treatment
-thorax
chest; pleural cavity
-tocia
labor; birth
-tresia
opening
-trophy
growth; development
-tropin
nourish; develop; stimulate
-version
to turn
-algia
pain
-cele
hernia; herniatio
-cytosis
condition of cells
-dynia
pain
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-ia; -iasis
abnormal condition
-itis
inflammation
-lysis; -lytic
breakdown; destruction
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor
-osis
abnormal condition
-paresis
slight paralysis
-pathy
disease
-penia
decreased number
-phobia
abnormal fear
-plegia
paralysis
-ptosis
drooping; sagging; prolapse
-ptysis
spitting up
-(r)rhage; -(r)rhagia
bursting forth of blood
-(r)rhea
flow; discharge
-(r)rhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-spasm
contractio; twitching
-stenosis
narrowing; tightening
-centesis
surgical puncture
-desis
binding together
-ectasia; -ectasis
stretching; dialation
-ectomy
surgical removal; excision
-(o)stomy
creation of a new or artificial opening
-(o)tomy
incision into
-pexy
surgical fixation
-plasty
surgical repair
-(r)rhaphy
suture
-tripsy
crushing; friction