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PLTW Pre/Suffix-1

Scientific Prefixes & Suffixes Set 1

a-, an- not, without, lacking, deficient
ab- away from, out from
-able capable of
ac- to, toward
-aceous of or pertaining to
acou-, acous- hear
ad- to, toward
aden- gland
adip- fat
aero- air
agri- field, soil
-al having the character of
alb- white
alg-, -algia pain
alto- high
ambi- both
ameb- change, alteration
amni- fetal membrane
amphi-. ampho- both
amyl- starch
ana- up, back, again
andro- man, masculine
anemo- wind
ang- choke, feel pain
angi- blood, vessel, duct
ante- before, ahead of time
anter- front
antho- flower
anti- against, opposite
anthropo- man, human
-ap-, -aph- touch
apo-, ap- away from
aqu- water
archaeo- primitive, ancient
-ary, -arium denotes a place for something
arteri- artery
arthr- joint, articulation
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