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amphi-, ampho
Prefix

on both sides, around, both
ana-
Prefix

up, back, against
apo-
Prefix

away from
cata-(cat-)
Prefix

downward, disordered
dia-(di-)
Prefix

through, across, apart
eso-
Prefix

Within, inner, inward
eu-
Prefix

good, normal, healthy
heter-, hetero-
Prefix

different, other, relationship to another
homo-, homeo-
Prefix

same, likeness
meta-(met-)
Prefix

change, transformation, after, behind
para-(par-)
Prefix

alongside, around, abnormal, beyond
pro-
Prefix

before
pros-, prosth-
Prefix

in place of
-al
A Latin derived adjectival suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ase
Noun-forming suffix

forms names of enzimes
-asia, -asis
Abstract noun-forming suffix

state, condition
-ema, -emat
Abstract noun-forming suffix

state, condition
-esis
Abstract noun-forming suffix

state, condition, procedure
-etic
Adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to
-ics, -tics
Noun-forming suffix

science or study of
-ism
Abstract noun-forming suffix

state, condition, quality
-ismus
Abstract noun-forming suffix

state, condition, musclar spasm
-oid, -ode, -id
Noun and Adjective-forming suffix

like, resembling
-oma, -omat, -omata
Abstract noun-forming suffix

usually tumor, occasionally disease
-ose
Latin-derived adjectival suffix

full of, resembling
-ous
Latin-derived adjectival suffix

pertaining to, characterized by, full of
-tics
Noun-forming suffix

science or study of
-us
Latin noun-forming suffix

condition, person (sometimes a malformed fetus)
-ize
Greek dervied suffix

to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
acr-
Combining Form

extremities
ambly-
Combining Form

dull, faint
carcin-
Combining Form

carcinoma, cancer
-cel-
Combining Form

hernia, tumor, swelling
cheir-, chir-
Combining Form

hand
chol(e)-
Combining Form

bile, gall
col(i)-, colon-
Combining Form

colon
cyan-
Combining Form

blue
cyst(i)-, -cystis
Combining Form

bladder, cyst
diplo-
Combining Form

doubled, twin
enter-
Combining Form

(small) intestine
erg-
Combining Form

action, work
gastr-
Combining Form

stomach
hem-, hemat-, -em-
Combining Form

blood
hepar-, hepat-
Combining Form

liver
lip-
Combining Form

fat
macr-
Combining Form

large or long
mega-, megal-
Combining Form

large or long
melan-
Combining Form

dark, black
micr-
Combining Form

small
nyct-
Combining Form

night
odyn-
Combining Form

pain
onc-
Combining Form

tumor
pachy-
Combining Form

thick
pseud-
Combining Form

false
py-
Combining Form

pus
sarc-
Combining Form

flesh, soft tissue
spasm-
Combining Form

spasm, involuntary musclar contraction
splen-
Combining Form

spleen
stom-, stomat-
Combining Form

mouth, opening