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a-(an-)
Prefix

not,without, lacking, deficient
anti- (ant-)
Prefix

against,opposed to, preventing,relieving
di- (dis-)
Prefix

two,twice,double
dys-
Prefix

difficult, painful,defective,abnormal
ec- (ec-)
Prefix

out of, away from
ecto-(ect-)
Prefix

outside of
en-(em-)
Prefix

in,into,within
endo-, ento- (end-,ent-)
Prefix

within
epi- (ep-)
Prefix

upon,over,above
exo-
Prefix

outside,from the outside,toward the outside
hemi-
Prefix

half, partial, one side of the body
hyper-
Prefix

over,above,excessive,beyond normal
hypo- (hyp-)
Prefix

under,deficient,below normal
mono-(mon-)
Prefix

one,single
peri-
Prefix

around,surrounding
syn-(sym-)
Prefix

together,with,joined
-a
Noun-forming suffix

state,condition
-ac
Ajective-forming suffix

pertaining to,located in
-iac
Noun-forming suffix

person afflicted with
-iasis
Noun-forming suffix

disease,abnormal condition
abnormal presence of, with lith- formation or presence of calculi in the body
-ic
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to,located in
-ic
Noun-forming suffix

drug or agent
person suffering from a disability or condition
-in,-ine
Noun-forming suffix

forms names of substances
-ist
Noun-forming suffix

a person interested in
-itic
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to,pertaining to inflammation
-itic
Noun-forming suffix

drug,agent
-itis
Noun-forming suffix

inflammation
-itides
Plural Noun-forming suffix

Plural of -itis
-ium,-eum
Noun-forming suffix

membrane,connective tissue,a region of the body
-ma,-mat
Noun-forming suffix

abnormal,diseased condition
-osis
Noun-forming suffix

abnormal,diseased condition
-otic
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to,located in
-sia
Noun-forming suffix

state,condition,process,procedure
-sis
Noun-forming suffix

state,condition,process,procedure
-tic
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to
-tic
Noun-forming suffix

drug,agent
a person suffering from a disability or condition
-y
Noun-forming suffix

state,condition,process,procedure
acanth-
Combining Form

thorn,spine
alg-
Combining Form

pain
alges-
Combining Form

sensitivity to pain
all-
Combining Form

other,divergence,difference from
angi-
Combining Form

blood vessel,duct
arteri-
Combining Form

artery
arthr-
Combining Form

joint
bi-
Combining Form

life
brady-
Combining Form

slow
cardi-
Combining Form

heart
cephal-
Combining Form

head
crani-
Combining Form

skull
cyt-
Combining Form

cell
encephal-
Combining Form

brain
erythr-
Combining Form

red,red blood cell
lept-
Combining Form

thin,fine,slight
leuk-
Combining Form

white,white blood cell
lith-
Combining Form

stone
log-
Combining Form

word,study
malac-
Combining Form

soft
mes-
Combining Form

middle,secondary,partial,mesentery
-meter,metr-
Combining Form

measure,measuring device (words ending in -meter indicate an instrument for measuring)
nephr-
Combining Form

kidney
nephr-
Combining Form

kidney
neur-
Combining Form

nerve,nervous system
oste-
Combining Form

bone
prosop-
Combining Form

face
prot-
Combining Form

first,primitive,early
scler-
Combining Form

hard
sten-
Combining Form

narrow
stere-
Combining Form

solid,having three dimensions
tachy-
Combining Form

rapid
tox(i)-
Combining From

poison
-logy
Suffix Form

study,science,the study or science of
-logist
Suffix Form

one who specializes in a certain study or science
-malacia
Suffix Form

the softening (of tissues) of
-sclerosis
Suffix Form

the hardening (of tissues) of
-stenosis
Suffix Form

the narrowing (of a part of the body)
-toxic
Suffix Form

poisonous (to an organ)
-toxin
Suffix Form

a substance poisonous to (a part of the body)