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Word Roots 3-4

ana back, against
syn with, together
chron time
geo earth, ground
meter measure
therm heat
al like, related to
ic like, related to
ism act, state, condition
ology study of, science
ous having the quality of
bio life
metr measure
opt eye, vision
phon sound
gen birth, produce
anachronism out of place or time
geochronology study of the ages of geological events
synchronous happening at the same time
chronothermal relating to both time and temperature
chronic occurring all the time
chronology the order in which things occur
chronometer measures time
optometry testing of eyes to measure vision
synoptic taking a general view of a subject
optical pertaining to vision
optophone device used to convert text to sound
biopsy removal and examination of tissue from a living body
biometric statistical analysis of biological observations and phenomena
biogenic resulting from living things
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