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ab-
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; thouroughly, every
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
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, excessive
trans-
prefix; across, through
ultra-
prefix; beyond, excess
-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
suffix, forms adjectives; pertaining to
-ia
suffix, forms abstract nouns
-ian
suffix, forms nouns; indicates an expert in a certain field
-ic
suffix, forms adjectives; pertaining to
-id
suffix, forms adjectives; pertaining to
-ile
suffix, forms adjectives; pertaining to, capable of
-ine
suffix, forms adjectives; pertaining to, located in
-ive
suffix, forms adjectives; pertaining to
-lent
suffix, forms adjectives; full of
-ose
suffix, forms adjectives; full of
-ous
suffix, forms adjectives; full of
-ty
suffix, forms abstract nouns
-y
suffix, forms abstract nouns
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; rib
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
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)
-ae
latin genitive ending; first declension singular
-i
latin genitive ending; second declension singular
-orum
latin genitive ending; second declension plural
-is
latin genitive ending; third declension singular
-us
latin nominative ending; first/second declension masculine
-a
latin nominative ending; first/second declension feminine
-um
latin nominative ending; first/second declension neuter
-us
latin nominative ending; fourth declension masculine
-u
latin nominative ending; fourth declension neuter
-es
latin nominative ending; fifth declension feminine
aur-
combining form; ear
later-
combining form; side
oss-
combining form; bone
radic-
combining form; root
sopor-
combining form; sleep
vas-
combining form; vessel
-cle
diminutive suffix
-ella
diminutive suffix
-il
diminutive suffix
-ola
diminutive suffix
-ule
diminutive suffix
-culus
diminutive suffix
-ellum
diminutive suffix
-illa
diminutive suffix
-olus
diminutive suffix
-ulus
diminutive suffix
-ad
English suffix, forms adverbs from nouns