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ab-
away from; out from
ac-
toward
ad-
to; toward
aden-
gland
adip-
fat
acro-
air
alb-
white
alg-; -algia
pain
ambi-
both
ameb-
change; alternation
amni-
fetal membrane
amphi-; ampho-
both
amyl-
starch
ana-
up; back; again
andro-
man; masculine
anemo-
wind
ang-
choke- feel pain
angi-
blood vessel; duct
anter-
front
antho-
flower
-ap-; -aph-
touch
apo-; ap-
away from
-ary; -arium
denotes a place for something
-ase
forms names of enzymes
ather-
fatty deposit
barb-
beard
bath-
depth; height
-blast-
sprout; germ; bud
brachi-
arm
brachy-
short
brady-
slow
branchi-
fin
bronch-
windpipe
cac-
bad
capill-
hair
capit-
head
cardi-
heart
carp-
fruit
cata-
breakdown; downward
caud-
tail
cen-; -cene
now; recent
cente-
pierce
Centr-
Center
Cephal-
Head
Cerat-
Horn
Cervic-
Neck
chel-
claw
Chir-
Hand
Chlor-
Green
Chondr-
Cartilage
-chym-
juice
-cid; -cis-
cut;kill;fall
cirru-
hairlike curls
cocc-
seed; berry
coel-
hollow
coll-
glue
corp-
body
cort-; cortic-
outer layer
cotyl-
cup
crani-
skull
cresc-; cret-
begin to grow
-cul; -cule
small
cuti-
skin
cyan-
blue
-cyst-
sac
cyt-; -cyte
cell; hollow container
dactyl-
finger
de-
away from
deliquesc-
become fluid
demi-
half
dendr-
tree
dia- (greek)
through; across; apart
dia-
day
din-
terrible
dorm-
sleep
dors-
back
-duct
lead
dynam-
power
ec-
away from
echin-
spiny
eco-
house
ecto
outside of
-emia
blood
-endo
within
encephal-
brain
enter-
intestine
entom-
insects
epi-
above
-err-
wander
erythro-
red
-escent
becmoming
eso-
inward
eu-
good
eury-
widen
ex-
away from
-fer-
produce
ferro-
iron
-fid; fiss-
split
flu-; fluct-; flux
flow
fract-
break
-gam-
marriage
gastr-
stomach
-gen; -gine
producer
-gene-
birth
-gest-
produce
-glen-
eyeball
-glob-
round
gloss-
tongue
gluc-; glyc-
sugar
glut-
buttock
gnath-
jaw
-gon
angle
-grad-
step
-gram; graph
writing
grav-
heavy
-gross-
thick
gymno-
naked
gyn-
female
gyr-
circle
-hal-; -hale
breath
halo-
salt
hapl-
simple
hecto-
hundred
-helminth-
worm
hem-
blood
hepar-
liver
hibern-
winter
hidr-
sweat
hipp-
horse
hist-
tissue
holo-
whole
homo (latin)
human
homo (greek)
same
hort-
garden
hygr-
moist
hyper-
beyond
hyph-
weaving
hypno-
sleep
hypo-
below
hyster-
womb
-iasis
disease
-iac
person with a disease
ichthy-
fish
ign-
fire
in-; il-; im-; ir-
not
in-
very
-ine
of or pertaining to
infra-
below
-ism
a state or condition
iso-
equal
-ist
person who deals with...
-itis
disease
-ium
a part of the body
-kary-
cell nucleus
kel-
tumor
kerat-
horn
kine-
move
lachry-
tear
lact-
milk
lat-
side
leio-
smooth
leuc-; leuk-
white
lign-
wood
lin-
line
lingu-
tongue
lip-
fat
lith-; -lite
stone
loc-
location
-log-
word
lumin-
light
-lys; -lyt-; -lyst
decompose
macr-
large
malac-
soft
malle-
hammer
mamm-
breast
marg-
border
mast-
breast
med-
middle
meg-
million
mela-
dark
-mer
part
mes-
middle
met-; meta-
between
-meter
measurement
micro-
millionth
milli-
thousandth
mito-
thread
mole-
mass
-mot-
move
morph-
shape
mut-
change
my-
muscle
myc-
fungus
mycel-
threadlike
myria-
many
moll-
soft
nas-
nose
nemat-
thread
nephro-
kidney
-ner-
moist
neur-
nerve
noct-; nox-
night
-node
knot
-nom-; -nomy
law
not-
back
nuc-
center
ob-
against
ocul-
eye
odont-
tooth
-oid
appearance
olf-
smell
oligo-
few
-oma
tumor
onc-
tumor