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What does the prefix a/an mean?
WITHOUT
What does anaerobic mean?
Living wihtout oxygen
What does the prefix alb mean?
White
What does albatross mean?
Large white sea bird
What does the prefix amphi mean?
both
What does amphibian mean?
An animal capible of living on both land and water
What does the prefix anti mean?
against
What does antibody mean?
substance in the blood that destorys bacteria
What does the prefix aqua mean?
water
What does aquatic mean?
of or living in water
What does the prefix anthro mean?
it means
What does anthropology mean?
Science of humankind
What does the prefix arthr mean?
joint
What does arthritis mean?
inflammation of a joint
What does the prefix astr mean?
star
what is the meaning of astrology?
the study of stars
what is the meaning of the prefix aud
hearing
what is the meaning of audiology?
study and treatment of hearing disorders
what is the meaning of the prefix auto?
self
what is the meaning of autobiography?
story of one's own life
what is the meaning of the prefix bi?
two (2)
what is the meaning of bipedal?
having two feet
what is the meaning of the prefix bio?
life
what is the meaning of biology?
the (science) study of life
what is the meaning of the prefix cardi?
heart
what is the meaning of cardiology?
The medical study of the structure, function, and disorders of the heart.
what is the meaning of the prefix carni?
flesh
what is the meaning of carnivore?
A flesh-eating animal.
what is the meaning of the prefix centa?
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What is the meaning of the prefix centi?
1/100th
what is the meaning of centimeter?
a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
What is the meaning of the prefix cephal?
head
what is the meaning of cephalometry?
Scientific measurement of the head
What is the meaning of the prefix chondr?
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What is the meaning of the prefix chrono?
time
what is the meaning of chronology?
The arrangement of events in time.
What is the meaning of the prefix chloro?
green
what is the meaning of chlorophyll?
any of a group of green pigments found in photosynthetic organisms