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PREFIX/SUFFIXWORDS

BOTH PREFIX OR SUFFIX WORDS

TermDefinition
a, an (PREFIX) without (go WITHOUT somthing)
ab (PREFIX) away from (walk AWAY FROM something)
ad (PREFIX) toward (walk TOWARD someone)
algia (PREFIX OR SUFFIX mostly suffix) pain (labor PAIN)
ante (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) before, wall part (labor BEFORE birth)
anti (PREFIX) against
bi (PREFIX) two, double
brady (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) slow (heart beating SLOW)
circum (PREFIX) around (go AROUND it)
co, con (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) together (puzzel pieces go TOGETHER)
de (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) down or away from (he went DOWNstairs and AWAY FROM them)
desis (PREFIX OR SUFFIX mostly suffix) binding, fixation of (surgery to BIND the joints)
dia (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) through (cutting THROUGH the skin)
dys (PREFIX) difficult, abnormal (blood work came back ABNORMAL) (surgery was DIFFICULT)
ecto (PREFIX) outside (cut was on the OUTSIDE)
ectomy (PREFIX OR SUFFIX mostly suffix) excision (her tonsils was REMOVED)
endo (PREFIX) within (tube was put WITHIN the throat)
epi (PREFIX) outer, on top of, over (the shirt was ON TOP OF the dresser)
exo (PREFIX) away from (the tiger walked AWAY FROM us)
extra (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) outside, beyond (she went OUTSIDE and BEYOND her way)
ferro (PREFIX) iron (ANEMIA)
fore (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) before (his cut was be -FORE his lip)
form (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) shape of (kidney is a SHAPE OF bean)
graphy (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) writing, record
hemi (PREFIX) half (paralysised on HALF of the body)
hydra, hydro (PREFIX) water
hyper (PREFIX) above (HYPERACTIVE)
hypo (PREFIX) below (-2)
iasis (SUFFIX) condition of
iatric (SUFFIX) medicine
ic (SUFFIX) pertaining to
inter (PREFIX) between
intra (PREFIX) within
isis, asis (SUFFIX) condition of
itis (SUFFIX) inflammation of
juxta (PREFIX) near
kinesis (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) movement
kypho (PREFIX) humped
logia, logy (SUFFIX) science (study) of
lysis (SUFFIX) disintegration (breakdown)
macro (PREFIX) large, long
malacia (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) softening
med, medi, medio (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) middle
mega, megaly (PREFIX OR SUFFIX) enlargement, large
micro (MOSTLY PREFIX) small
mono (PREFIX) single, one
multi (PREFIX) many
Created by: hummerssr
 

 



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