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The prefix a- means _______

without or not

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The prefix an- means _______

without or not

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The prefix ab- means _______

away from

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The prefix ad- means _______

toward

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The prefix adeno- means _______

gland

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The prefix ambi- means _______

both

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The prefix angio- means _______

vessel

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The prefix ante- means _______

before, forward

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The prefix anti- means _______

against

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The prefix arthro- means _______

joint

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The prefix bi- means _______

double, two

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The prefix brachio- means _______

arm

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The prefix brady- means _______

slow

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The prefix cardio- means _______

heart

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The prefix caud- means _______

tail

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The prefix cephal- means _______

head

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The prefix chondro- means _______

cartilage

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The prefix circum- means _______

around

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The prefix cochlea- means _______

shell

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The prefix contra- means _______

against, opposite

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The prefix derm- means _______

skin

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The prefix di- means _______

two

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The prefix dia- means _______

across, through, apart

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The prefix dis- means _______

separation, away from

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The prefix dur- means _______

tough

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The prefix dys- means _______

bad, difficult, abnormal

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The prefix ecto- means _______

outer

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The prefix ede- means _______

swelling

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The prefix endo- means _______

inner, inside

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The prefix epi- means _______

over, on