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spor
seed
Ex. spore - cell acting like a seed in reproduction;
sporozoan - protozoan that forms spores during reproduction.
stoma
mouth
Ex. stomate - pore in leaves like a mouth; stomack - sac connected to mouth
trop
turning
Ex. phototropism - turning toward light; thigmotropism - turning toward something that it
touches
zoo
animal
Ex. zoology - study of animals
intra
within, during
Ex. intramuscular - within a muscle
anthropo
man
Ex. anthropology - the study of man (humans)
ameb
change
ameba - animal parasite with a varying form due to its pseudopod (false foot)
bi, bis
twice, double
Ex. biennial - living two years ; binomial - a math expression made of two terms joined by +/- sign
celli
cell
Ex. cellular - relating to a cell
chemo
by chemicals
Ex. chemistry - study of the composition, properties, structure & reactions of matter.
corpor
body
Ex. corporal - of the body as in corporal punishment
cuti
skin
Ex. cuticle - strip of hardened skin at base of finger/toe nails.
di/dis
two, twice, double
Ex. dicotylecon -plant with a pair of embryonic seed leaves appearing at germination; dihybrid - an individual heterozygous for two pairs of genes.
diplo
double
Ex. diploid - the total number of chromosomes being twice that of a gamete
dorso
back
Ex. dorsal- of,on,in,toward, or near the back