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Medical Terminology


a- without; not; away from
ab- from; away from; absent
ad- toward; increase
alb- white
ambi- both; both sides
an- without; not
ana- not; without; against
aniso- unequal
ante- before; in front
anti- against
auto- self
bi- two; double
bio- life
brady- slow
cata- down; under against; lower
cine- movement
circum- around
con- together; with
contra- against
de- down; from
dia- through; between
dis- free of; to undo; double; negative
dys- bad; difficult; painful; disordered
echo- sound
ecto- outside
endo- within; inner
epi- upon; over; after
eu- well; easily; good; normal
ex- away from; outside
exo- outward
extra- outside; beyond
hemi- half
homeo- likeness; same
homo- same
hydro- water
hyper- excessive; above
hypno- sleep; hypnosis
hypo- under; below; beneath; less than normal
idio- individual
im- not
in- in; inside; within; not
infra- beneath; below; under
inter- between
intra- within
juxta- near; beside
mal- bad; poor
mega- large
meso- middle
meta- beyond; after; change
milli- one-thousandth
mono- one; single
multi- many
non- not
nulli- none
oxy- rapid; sharp
pachy- thick
pan- all
par- apart from
para- near; beside; beyond; two like parts
per- through; intense
peri- through; intense
poly- many; much
post- after; behind
pre- before; in front
primi- first
pseudo- false
quadri- four
retro- backward; behind
rube- red
semi- half
sub- beneath; under
supra- above; over; beyond
sym- joined; together
syn- joined; together
tachy- rapid
trans- across; through
tri- three
ultra- beyond; excess
uni- one
Created by: Newcoder2016



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