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med term, prefixes


a without, lack of
ab- away from
ad- to, toward
ambi- both
amphi both sides
an- without, lack of
ana up, apart
anis/o unequal, dissimilar
ante before, in front of, forward
anter/o in front of, before
anti against
auto self
bi two
brady slow
cata down
circum around
co together
con together
contra against, opposite
de lack of, down, away from
dextr/o right side
di two
dia between, through, complete
dipl-, dipl/0 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/0 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-, mis-, 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/0 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
ar without, lack of
com- together
Created by: nicole7788