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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- (rarely extro-)
Prefix
on the outside, beyond
1. in- (il- before l; im- before b, m, and p; ir- before r)
2. in-
3. in- (il- before l; im- before b, m, and p; ir- before r)
Prefix
1. in, into
2. not
3. 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-
combining form/prefix
one
bi-, bin-, bis-
combining form/prefix
two, twice, double, both
tri-
combining form/prefix
three
quadr-
combining form/prefix
four
quint-
combining form/prefix
five, fifth
sex-, sext-
combining form/prefix
six, sixth
sept-
combining form/prefix
seven
oct-, octa-
combining form/prefix
eight
non-
combining form/prefix
nine, ninth
dec-, deca-
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
-ate
adjective-forming suffix
having the form of, possessing
-ia
abstract-noun forming suffix
state, condition
-ian
noun-forming suffix
indicates and 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
abstract noun-forming suffix
state, condition
-y
abstract noun-forming suffix
state, condition
abdomin-
combining form
belly, abdomen
adip-
combining form
fat
aur-
combining form
ear
bacill-
combining form
[rod, staff] bacillus
burs-
combining form
[leather sac] 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)