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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, acroos, 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
NOUN FORMING 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)
NOUN FORMING SUFFIX
a particular shape, form, resemblance: like, resembling
-oma(-omat, -omata)
NOUN FORMING SUFFIX
usually tumor; occasionally disease
-ose
ADJECTIVE FORMING SUFFIX
full of, resembling
-ous
ADJECTIVE FORMING SUFFIX
pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-us
NOUN FORMING SUFFIX
condition, person(sometimes a malformed fetus)
-ize
VERB FORMING SUFFIX
to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
ACR-
Combining form
[highest point] extremities (particularly the hands and feet)
AMBLY-
Combining form
dull, faint
CARCIN-
Combining form
[crab] carcinoma, cancer
-CEL
Combining form
hernia, tumor, swelling
CHEIR-, CHIR
Combining form
hand
CHOL(E)-
Combining form
bile, gall
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
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
spasm, involuntary muscular contraction
SPLEN-
Combining form
spleen
STOM-, STOMAT-
Combining form
mouth, opening