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ab-

away from

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ad-

to; toward

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ante-

before

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astr-

star

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auto-

self

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brady-

slow

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ect-

outside; outer

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en-

within; in

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endo-

within; inner

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epi-

above; upon

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ex-

out; outer

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hemi-

half

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infra-

below; inferior

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inter-

between; among

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intra-

within

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iso-

same; equal

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macro-

large

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meta-

change; after; beyond

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micro-

small

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multi-

many

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neo-

new

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pan-

all

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para-

near; beside

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peri-

around; surrounding

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poly-

many

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post-

after

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pre-

before

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retro-

behind; backward

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semi-

half

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sub-

below; under

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super-

above; over; excess

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supra-

above; on top of

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sym-

with; association

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syn-

together; with; union

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tachy-

fast

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a-; an-; ana-

no; not; without

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anti-

against

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contra-

against; opposite

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non-

not

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bi-

two; double; both

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centi-

hundred; hundredth

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dec-

ten

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milli-

one thousandth

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quadr-

four

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tri-

three

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uni-

one

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carcin-

cancerous

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dys-

difficult; painful

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hyper-

above; excessive

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hypo-

deficient; below

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mal-

bad; poor; abnormal