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Word Roots 21 and 22

Prefixes,Suffixes,Roots, and Words

peri- (Prefix) around, surrounding
cardi (Root) heart
heli (Root) sun
meter (Root) measure
opt (Root) eye, vision
scop/e (Root) look at, view, exaamine
-al (Suffix) like, related to; anaction or process
-ic (Suffix) like, related to
-on (Suffix) quality,state
perimeter (Word) circumference or distance around a figure
pericardial (Word) situated around the heart(biology)
periscope (Word) instrument for viewing the surrounding area, especially objects not in direct sunlight
perihelion (Word) point closest to the sun in a planets orbit (Astronomy)
perioptic (Word) situated about or surrounding the eyeball (Medical)
sym- (Prefix) with, together
Gen (Root) cause, birth, race, produce,
homo (Root) same
path (Root) feeling, disease
phob (Root) fear of
phon/o (Root) sound
poly (Root) many
tele (Root) from afar
-ia (Suffix) condition
-logy (Suffix) study of ,science
-y (Suffix) state of, quality, act; body, group
phonic (Word) related to sound
phonogenic (Word) suitable for producing sound
phonology (Word) study of speech sounds
phonopathy (Word) speech disorder
phonophobia (Word) fear of sound or speaking
homophonic (Word) having the same sound
telephonic (Word) related to transmission of sound from a distance
symphonic (Word) related to the combining or harmony of sounds
Created by: sircruz9



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