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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
adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to, located in
-ase
suffix

forms names of enzymes
-asia (-asis)
noun-forming suffix

state, condition
-ema
noun-forming suffix

state, condition
-esis
noun-forming suffix

state, condition, procedure
-etic
adjective-forming suffix

pertaining to
-ics(-tics)
noun-forming suffix

science or study of
-ism
noun-forming suffix

state, condition, quality
-ismus
noun-forming suffix

state, condition, muscular spasm
-oid (-ode, -id)
Noun and adjective-forming suffix

indicates a particular shape, form, ro resemblance like, resembling
-oma
noun-forming suffix

usually tumor, occasionally disease
-ose
adjective-forming suffix

full of, resembling, forms names of chemical substances
-ous
adjective-forming suffix

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

indicating a particular science or study
-us
noun-forming suffix

condition, person, malformed fetus
-ize
verb-forming suffix

to make, become, cause to be, subject to, engage in
-ate
noun-forming suffix

form names of chemical substances
-idle
noun-forming suffix

forms names of chemical substances
-ite
noun-forming suffix

forms names of chemical substances
-one
noun-forming suffix

forms names of chemical substances
coli-
combining form

refer to the colon bacillus
cysti-
combining form

refer to the urinary bladder
cholecyst-
combining form

refer to the gallbladder
acr-
combining form

highest point, extremities(hands and feet)
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)-, -cytis
combining form

bladder, twin
diplo-
combining form

double, 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

abnormally large or long
mega-, megal-
combining form

abnormally large or long
melan-
combining form

dark, black
micr-
combining form

abnormally 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 muscular contraction
splen-
combining form

spleen
stom-, stomat-
combining form

mouth, opening