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amphi, ampho
prefix- on both sides, around
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
para, par
prefix- alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro
prefix- before
pros, prosth
prefix- in place of
al
*Latin derived adjectival suffix- pertaining to, located in
ase
suffix- forms names of enzymes
asia, asis
noun forming suffix- state, condition
ema, emat
noun forming suffix- state, condition
esis
noun forming suffix- state, condition, procedure
etic
adjective forming suffix- pertaining to
ics, tics
noun forming suffix- science or study of
ism
noun forming suffix- state, condition, quality
ismus
noun forming suffix- state, condition, muscular spasm
oid, ode, id
both noun and adjective forming suffix- indicate a particular shape, form, or resemblance
oma, omat, omata
noun forming suffix- usually tumor, occasionally disease
ose
*Latin derived adjectival suffix- form names of chemical substances
ous
*Latin derived ajectival suffix- pertaining to, characterized by
us
*Latin noun forming suffix- condition, person, sometimes a malformed fetus
acr
combining form- highest point extremities usually in hands and feet
ambly
combining form- dull, faint
carcin
combing form- carcinoma, cancer
cel
combining form- hernia, tumor, swelling
cheir, chir
combining form- hand
chol, chole
combining form- bile, gall
col, coli, colon
combining form- colon
cyan
combining form- blue
cyst, cysti, 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- involuntary muscular movement
splen
combining form- spleen
stom, stomat
combining form- mouth, opening