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derma, dermatos

(greek word)
Combining Form

skin
gaster, gasteros

(greek word)
(Combining form)

stomach
amphi-, ampho-
Prefix
on both sides, around, both
apo-
Prefix

away from
ana-
Prefix

up, back, against
acr-

(combining form)
[highest point] extremities (particularly the hands and feet)
ambly-

(combining form)
dull, faint
carcin-

(combining form)
carcinoma, cancer
-cel

(combining form)
hernia, tumor, swelling
chol(e)-

(combining form)
bile, gall
diplo-

(combining form)
twin, douple
lip-

(combining form)
fat
macr-

(combining form)
abnormally large or long
odyn-

(combining form)
pain
onc-

(combining form)
tumor
cyan-

(combining form)
blue
cyst(i)-, -cystis

(combining form)
bladder, cyst
erg-

(combining form)
action, work
mega-, megal-

(combining form)
(abnormally) long or large
melan-
dark, black
nyct-

(combining form)
night
pachy-

(combining form)
thick
pseud-

(combining form)
false
py-

(combining form)
puss
sarc-

(combining form)
flesh, soft tissue
spasm-

(combining form)
spast, involuntary muscular contraction
splen-

(combining form)
spleen
stom-, stomat-

(combining form)
mouth, opening
-gaster

(combining form)
embryonic structures
-erg

(Combining form)
action or work
amphi-, 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- (par-)
prefix

alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
prefix

before
pros-, prosth-
prefix

in place of
-al
adjective forming suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ase
suffix

forms names of enzymes
-asia, -asis
noun forming suffix

state, condition
-ema
noun forming suffix

state condition

combining form of nounds ending in -ema is -emat-
-esis
noun forming suffix

state, condition, procedure
-etic
adjective forming suffix

pertaining to
-ics, -tics
noun forming suffix

a science or study of
-ismus
noun forming suffix

state, condition; muscular spasm
-oid, -ode, -id
noun and adjective forming suffix

indicating a particular shape, form, or resemblance:like resembling
oma
noun forming suffix

usually tumor; ocassionally diesase
-ose
adjective forming suffix

used to form names of chemical substances: full of, resembling
-ous
adjective forming suffix

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

condition, person, (sometimes a malformed fetus)