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a-
Prefix: not, without, lacking, deficient
anti-
Prefix: against, opposed to, preventing, relieving
di-
Prefix: difficult, painful, defective, abnormal
ec-
Prefix: out of, away from
ecto-
Prefix: ouside of
en-
Prefix: into, within
endo-
Prefix: within
epi-
Prefix: upon, over, above
exo-
Prefix: outside, from the outside, toward the outside
hemi-
Prefix: half, partial; one side of the body
hyper-
Prefix: over, above, excessive, beyond normal
hypo-
Prefix: under, deficient, below normal
mono-
Prefix: one, single
peri-
Prefix: around surrounding
syn-
Prefix: together, with, joined
-a
Abstract Noun Forming Suffix: state, condition
-ac
Adjective Forming Suffix: pertaining to, located in
-ia
Abstract noun forming Suffix: state, condition
-iac
Noun Forming Suffix: person afflicted with
-iasis
Abstract Noun Forming Suffix: disease, abnormal condition, abnormal presence of
-ic
Adjective Forming Suffix: pertaining to, located in
-in, -ine
Suffix: forms names of substances
-ist
Noun Forming Suffix: a person interested in
-itic
Adjective Forming Suffix: pertaining to
-itis
Noun Forming Suffix: an inflammation
-itides
Plural of word ending in itis
-ium
Noun Forming Suffix: membrane, connective tissue
-ma
Noun Forming Suffix: abnormal or diseased condition
-osis
Noun Forming Suffix: abnormal or diseased condition
-otic
Adjective forming Suffix: pertaining to
-sia
Abstract Noun Forming Suffix: state, condition
-sis
Abstract Noun Forming Suffix: state or condition
-tic
Adjective Forming suffix: pertaining to
-y
Abstract Noun Forming Suffix
Acanth-
Combining Form: thorn, spine
Alg-
Combining Form: pain
Alges-
Combining Form: sensitivity to pain
All-
Combining Form: other, divergence, difference from
Angi-
Combining Form: vessel, duct
Arteri-
Combining Form: joint
Bi-
Combining Form: life
Brady-
Combining Form: slow
Cardi-
Combining Form: heart
Cephal-
Combining Form: head
Crani-
Combining Form: skull
Cyt-
Combining Form: cell
Enchephal-
Combining Form: brain
Erythr-
Combining Form: red, red blood cell
Lept-
Combining Form: thin, fine, slight
Leuk-
Combining Form: white, white blood cell
Lith-
Combining Form: stone, calculus
Log-
Combining Form: word, study
Malac-
Combining Form: soft
Mes-
Combining Form: middle, secondary, partial, mesentary
-meter, metr
Combining Form: Measuring device
Nephr-
Combining Form: kidney
Neur-
Combining Form: nerve, nervous system
Oste-
Combining Form: Bone
Prosop-
Combining Form: Face
Prot-
Combining Form: first, primitive, early
Scler-
Combining Form: hard
Sten-
Combining Form: narrow
Stere-
Combining Form: solid, having three dimensions
Tachy-
Combining Form: rapid
Tox(i)-
Combining Form: poison
-logy
Suffix: study, science, the study or science of
-malacia
Suffix: the softening of
-sclerosis
Suffix: the hardening of
-stenosis
Suffix: the narrowing of
-toxic
Suffix: poisonous
-toxin
Suffix: a substance poisonous to