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a-, an-

without

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anti-, contra-

against or opposed to

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de-

from, down, or not

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ab-

away from

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ad-

to, toward, or near

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circum-, peri-

around

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dia-, trans-

across or through

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e-, ec-, ex-

out or away

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ecto-, exo-, extra-

outside

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en-, endo-, intra-

within

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epi-

upon

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inter-

between

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meso-

middle

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para-

alongside of or abnormal

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meta-

beyond, after or change

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retro-

backward or behind

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sub-, infra-

below or under

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bi-

two

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hemi-, semi-

half

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hyper-

above or excessive

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hypo-

below or deficient

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macro-

large or long

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micro-

small

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mono-, uni-

one

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oligo-

few or deficient

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pan-

all

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poly-, multi-

many

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quadri-

four

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super-, supra-

above or excessive

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tri-

three

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ultra-

beyond or excessive

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ante-, pre-, pro-

before

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brady-

slow

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tachy-

fast

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post

after or behind

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re-

again or back

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con-, syn-, sym-

together or with

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dys-

painful, difficult, or faulty

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eu-

good or normal

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neo-

new

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