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Chapter 4

Ch 4 - Prefixes, Combining Forms, Suffixes

pro- before, forward
neo- new
re- back, again
per- through
anti- against
contra- against, opposite
micro- small
intra- into, within
meta- beyond, change
de- down, lack of
eu- good, normal
auto- self, own
inter- between
pre- before, in front of
ana- up, apart
syn-, sym- together, with
ultra- beyond, excel
pseudo- false
supra- above, upper
tachy- fast
ex- out, away from
para- abnormal, beside, near
macro- large
hemi- half
infra- beneath
peri- surrounding
trans- across, through
dia- through, complete
a-, an- no, not, without
epi- upon, on, above
pan- all
en-, endo- in, within
hyper- excessive, above
hypo- deficient, under
mal- bad
retro- behind, backwards
ante- before, forward
poly- many, much
uni- one
post- after, behind
bi- two
con- with, together
ad- toward
ec-, ecto- out, outside
sub- under
cata- down
brady- slow
ab- away from
dys- bad, painful, difficult
necr/o death
gloss/o tongue
seps/o infection
cost/o ribs
-rrhea discharge
-plasia formation
-pnea breathing
-trophy formation, development, nourishment
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