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poly-
many, much, excessive
pre-, pro-
before, in front of
re-
backward, again
semi-
half, partial
super-, supra-
above, superior, excess
trans-
across, through
-rrhea
flow or discharge
-scope
instrument of examining
-stomy
surgical opening
-tomy
cutting, incision
-rrhexis
rupture
-scopy
act of examining
-tome
instrument for cutting
peri-
around
post-
after, behind
pseudo-
false
retro-
backward, behind
sub-
under, beneath
sym- (before b, p, m, and ph), syn-
together, with
ultra-
beyond, excess
hyp-, hypo-
deficient, under, beneath
infra-
below, beneath
intra-
within
mes-, meso-
middle
micr-, micro-
small
neo-
new, recent
para-
beside, beyond
im- (before b, p, and m), in-
in, into, within, not
inter-
between
intro-
into, within
meta-
change, beyond, after
mult-, multi-
many
pan-
all, entire
per-
through, excessive
-gram, -graphy
recording, written record
-ible, -ile
capable, able
-ize
use, subject to
-oma
tumor
-pexy, -pexis
fixation
-phobia
abnormal fear or intoleranced
-pnea
breathing
-graph
instrument that records
-itis
inflammation
-logy
science, study of
-penia
deficiency of, lack of
-phage, -phagy
eating
-plasia, -plastic, -plasty
growing, forming, changing
-rrhaphy
suturing in place
de-
reverse, remove
dia-
between, through, across, apart
dys-
difficult, painful, abnormal
ecto-, exo-
outer, outside, situated on
endo-
inner, within
eu-
normal, good, healthy, well
hemi-
half
di-
two, twice
dis-
apart from, free from
e-, ec-, ex-
out of, from, away from
em- (before b, p, and m), in-
in
ep-, epi-
upon, on, over, above
extra-
outside of, beyond
hyper-
excessive, above, beyond
a-, an-
without, lack of, not
ad-
to, toward, near
ana-
up, toward, apart
anti-
opposing, against
auto-
self
cata-
down, under, lower, against
co- (before a vowel), com- (before b, p, and m), con-
together, with
ab-
away from
ambi-, amphi-, ampho-
both
ante-
before, in front of, forward
apo-
separation from, derived from
bi-
two, twice, double
circum-
around
contra-
opposed, against
-ac, -al, -ic, -tic, -ous
relating to, pertaining to
-ate
having, resembling, acting upon
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-cyte
cell
-emesis
vomit
-ent, -er, -ist, -or
person or agent
-form, -oid
resembling, shaped like
-algia
pain
-cele
protrusion (hernia)
-cle, -cule, -ole, -ola,
-ule, -ulum, -ulus
small (diminutive)
-ectomy
cutting out
-emia
blood condition
-esis, -ia, -iasis, -ism, -ity
-osis, -sis, -tion, -y
state or condition
-genesis
origin, development