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pseudo-
false

example:
pseudo/plegia
paralysis
bi-
two

example:
bi/later/al
side relating to
homo-
same

example:
homo/sex/ual
sex pertaining to
hypo-
infra-
sub-
under, below

examples:
hypo/derm/ic
skin relating to

infra/pub/ ic
pubis relating to

sub/nas/ al
nose pertaining to
super-
supra-
above, excessive

examples:
super/sensitive
sensation

supra/ren/ al
kidney relating to
epi-
above, upon

example:
epi/derm/is
skin noun ending
mono-
uni-
one

examples:
mono/nucle/ ar
nucleus pertaining to

uni/para
to bear (offspring)
post-
after, behind

example:
post/nat/ al
birth pertaining to
hyper-
excessive, above normal

example:
hyper/glyc/ emia
glucose, sugar blood
ante-
pre-
pro-
before, in front of

examples:
ante/cubit/ al
elbow pertaining to

pre/operative
operation

pro/ot/ ic
ear pertaining to
syn-
union, together, joined

example:
syn/arthr/osis
joint abnormal condition
retro-
backward, behind

example:
retro/peritone/ al
peritoneum pertaining to
ec-
ex-
out, out from

examples:
ex/top/ ia
place condition

ex/cise
to cut
medi-
meso-
middle

example:
medi/al
pertaining to

meso/derm
skin
quadri-
four

example:
quadri/plegia
paralysis
inter-
between

example:
inter/cost/al
ribs pertaining to
im-
in-
in, not

examples:
im/potency
potent

in/sane
sound
dipl-
diplo-
double, twofold

example:
dipl/opia
vision

diplo/cocci
spherical bacteria
dia-
trans-
through, across

examples:
dia/rrhea
flow

trans/fusion
a pouring
ecto-
exo-
extra-
outside, outward

examples:
ecto/derm
skin

exo/tro/ ia
turning condition

extra/ocul/ar
eye pertaining to
multi-
poly-
many, much

examples:
multi/para
to bear (offspring)

poly/phobia
fear(s)
tri-
three

example:
tri/ceps
heads
macro-
large

example:
macro/cephal/y
head noun ending
endo-
intra-
in, within

examples:
endo/cardi/ um
heart noun ending

intra/muscul/ar
muscle relating to
brady-
slow

example:
brady/card/ ia
heart, noun ending condition
micro-
small

example:
micro/scope
instrument to view
primi-
first

example:
primi/gravida
pregnancy
hetro-
different

example:
hetero/sex/ual
sex pertaining to
ad-
toward

example:
ad/stern/ al
sternum, relating to breastbone
ab-
from, away from

example:
ab/norm/ al
regular, pertaining to usual
anti-
contra-
against

examples:
anti/bacteria/al
bacteria pertaining to

contra/ception
conceiving
dys-
bad, painful, difficult

example:
dys/pep/sia
digestion
hemi-
semi-
half

examples:
hemi/plegia
paralysis

semi/circul/ar
circle pertaining to
mal-
bad

example:
mal/nutrition
food substances
circum-
peri-
around

examples:
circum/or/ al
mouth pertaining to

peri/oste/ itis
bone inflammation
eu-
good, normal

example:
eu/pnea
breathing
a-*
an-
without, not

examples:
a/mast/ ia
breast condition

an/esthes/ ia
sensation condition
para-
near, beside, beyond

example:
para/nas/ al
nose pertaining to
tachy-
rapid

example:
tachy/pnea
breathing
pan-
all

example:
pan/hyster/ ectomy
uterus excision