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Chapter 03, MedTerms


hypo- under, below, abnormally low, decreased
prim/i- first
mon/o- one
uni- one
hemi- half, one side
semi- half, partial
bi- two, twice
di- two, twice
dipl/o- double
tri- three
quadr/i- four
tetra- four
multi- many
poly- many, much
cyan/o- blue
erythr/o- red
leuk/o- white, colorless
melan/o- black, dark
xanth/o- yellow
a-, an- not, without, lack of, absence
anti- against
contra- against, opposite, opposed
de- down, without, removal, loss
dis- absence, removal, separation
in-, im- (used before b, m, p) not
non- not
un- not
ad- toward, near
dia- through
per- through
trans- through
hyper- over, excess, abnormally high, increased
hypo- under, below, abnormally low, decreased
olig/o- few, scanty
pan- all
super- above, excess
equi- equal, same
eu- true, good, easy, normal
hetero- other, different, unequal
homo-, homeo- same, unchanging
iso- equal, same
macro- large, abnormally large
mega-, megal/o- large, abnormally large
micro- small
neo- new
normo- normal
ortho- straight, correct, upright
poikilo- varied, irregular
pseudo- false
re- again, back
ante- before
pre- before, in front of
pro- before, in front of
post- after, behind
dextr/o- right
sinistr/o- left
ec-, ecto- out, outside
ex/o- away from, outside
end/o- in, within
mes/o- middle
syn-, sym- (used before b, m, p) together
tel/e, tel/o- end, far, at a distance
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