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Carnegie Prefixes

A&P Prefixes

a, an, ar without; lack of
ab away from
ad to; toward
ambi both
amphi both sides
ana up; apart
ante before; in front of; forward
anter/o in front; before
anti against
anis/o unequal, dissimilar
auto self
bi two
brady slow
cata down
circum around
co, com, con together
contra against;opposite
de lack of; down; away from
dextr/o right side
di two
dia between; through; complete
dipl, dipl/o double, two-fold
dors/o back
dys painful; difficult; bad
ec, ex out, out from
ect/o, exo, extra outside, outward
em, en in
endo within
epi upon; above
eu good; normal
extra outside
hemi half
heter/o different
hidr/o sweat
homo same
hydr/o water
hyper above; excessive; beyond
hypo below; deficient; under
im, in not, in
infra below; inferior to
inter between
intra within
is/o equal
later/o side
macro large; visible to the naked eye
mal bad
meso, mid, medi middle
meta change; beyond, after, over
micro small; not visible to the naked eye
mon/o one
multi many, much
neo new
pachy thick
pan all
para beside; along side; near
per through
peri around; surrounding
poly many, much
post after; behind
poster/o posterior, behind, toward the back
pre before; in front of
primi first
pro before
pseud/o false
quad, quadri four
re back; again
retro behind; backward
scler/o hard
semi part of; half
sinistr/o left side
sub under; below
super above; upper, excessive
supra above; upon
sym, syn together, with, joined
tachy fast
tetra four
trans across, through
tri three
ultra beyond; in excess
uni one
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