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amphi-
prefix

on both sides, around, both
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-
prefix

alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
prefix

before
pros-
prefix

in place of
prosth-
prefix

in place of
-al
adjective forming suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ase
abstract noun forming suffix

forms names of enzymes
-asia, (-asis)
anstract noun suffix

state, condition
-ema
abstract noun suffix

state, condition
-esis
abstract noun suffix

state, condition
-etic
adjective suffix

pertaining to
-ics, -tics
noun suffix

particular science and study, science or study of
-ism
abstract noun suffix

state, condition, quality
-ismus
abstract noun suffix

state, condition, muscular spasm
-oid, (-ode, -id)
noun and adjective suffix

indicateing a particular shape, form, or resemblance like, resembling
-oma
anbstract noun suffix

usually tumor, occasionally disease
-ose
adjective suffix

full of, resembling
(also used for names of chemical substances)
-ouse
adjective suffix

pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
noun suffix

condition, person
(malformed fetus)
-ize
verb suffix

to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
-ate
-ide
-ite
-one
form names of chemical substances
coli-
prefix, combining form

refers to colon bacillus
cyst(i)-
combining form

urinary bladder
cholecyst-
combining form

gall bladder
acr-
combining form

extremeties (hands and feet)
ambly-
combining form

dull, faint
carcin-
combining form

carcinoma, cancer
-cel-
combining form

hernia, tumor, swelling
cheir-, chir-
combining form

hand
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
micro-
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