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Animal Terminology

first term terms

Auto- self
a-, an- without, lack of, not
hypo- under, deficient, beneath
eu- normal, good
dys- difficult, painful
sub- under, beneath
contra- oppose, against
di- two, twice
infra- below, beneath
neo- new, recent
ep-, epi- upon, on, over
ambi- both
dis- apart, free from
pan- all,entire
multi- many
-cyte cell
-algia pain
-emia blood condition
-centesis surgical puncture to remove fluid
-phage eating
-scope instrument for examining
-tomy cutting, incision
-emesis vomit
-plasia forming, growing, changing
-logy science, study of
-penia deficiency of, lack of
-oma tumor
-ectomy cutting out
-rrhea flow or discharge
-itis inflammation
pulm/o lung
sarc/o flesh, muscular substance
Created by: lgriffey4



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