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aur-
Combining form

ear
later-
Combining form

side
oss-
Combining form

bone
radic-
Combining form

root
sopor-
Combining form

sleep
vas-
Combining form

vessel
ab-, a- rarely before 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,p; cor- before r
Prefix

together, with, thoroughly, very
contra-
Prefix

against, opposite
de-
Prefix

down, away from, absent
dis-; di- before g,v,l; dif- before f
Prefix

apart, away
ex-, e-
Prefix

out of, away from
extra-; rarely extro-
Prefix

on the outside, beyond
in-; il-; im-; ir-
Prefix

in, into
in-
Prefix

not
in-; il-; im-; ir-
Prefix

very, thoroughly
infra-
Prefix

beneath, below
inter-
Prefix

between
intra-; intro-
Prefix

within
non-
Prefix

not
mult-; multi-
Prefix

many, much, affecting many parts
ob-; oc-; op-
Prefix

against, toward, very, thoroughly
per-; pel-
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-; sup-
Prefix

under
super-; supra-
Prefix

over, above, excessive
trans-
Prefix

across, through
ultra-
Prefix


beyond, excess
-al
Adjectve 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
-ary
adjective forming suffix

pertaining to
-ate
Adjective forming suffix

having the form of, possessing
-ia
noun forming suffix

abstract noun
-ian
Noun forming suffix

indicates an 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
noun forming suffix

abstract nouns
-y
noun forming suffix

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

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)