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Anatomy prefixes

a, an, ar without, lack of
ab- away from
ad- toward
ambi both
amphi both sides
ana up
ante before
antero before
anti against
aniso unequal, dissimilar
auto self
bi two
brady slow
cata down
circum around
co, com, con together
contra opposite
de lack of
dextro right side
di two
dia between
dipl, diplo double
dorso back
dys painful, difficult
ec, ex out, out from
ecto, exo, extra outside
em, en in
endo within
epi upon
eu good, normal
extra outside
hemi half
hetero different
hidro sweat
homo same
hydro water
hyper above, excessive
hypo below, deficient
im, in, not, in
infra below, inferior to
inter between
intra within
iso equal
latero side
macro large
mal bad
meso, mid, medi middle
meta change
micro small
mono one
multi many
neo new
pachy thick
pan all
para beside
per through
peri around, surrounding
poly many
post after
postero posterior, behind
pre before
primi first
pro before
pseudo false
quad, quadri four
re back
retro behind
sclero hard
semi part of
sinistro left side
sub under, below
super above
supra above
sym, syn together
tachy fast
tetra four
trans across, through
tri three
ultra beyond, in excess
uni one
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