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1

Con

Together

2

contra

Against

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syn

Together

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dys

Bad, abnormal, painful

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a

Without, absence

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meta

After or change

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ab

Away from

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bi

Two

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Endo

Within

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Hyper

High,excessive, above

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Hypo

Low,below,deficient

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Intra

Within

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post

To follow after

14

pre

To come before

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Sub

Underneath

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Ambi

Both

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Di

Double

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Dipl

Double

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Hemi

Half

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Mono

One

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Multi

Many

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Nulli

Never

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Pan

All

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Poly

Many

25

Primi

First

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Quadri

Four

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Semi

Half or partial

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Uni

One

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Tri

Three

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Tetra

Four

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ad

Toward

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ana

Up, toward

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Ante

To come before

34

Dia

Through

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dis

Apart or away

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Ec, ecto

Outside or out

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ep,epi

Above, on top

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Eso

Inward

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Ex,exo

Outside, away from

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Extra

Outside

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Infer

Below

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Inter

Between

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Para

Abnormal

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Peri

Around

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Post

To follow after

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Super, supra

Above

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Sym, syn

Together

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Circum

Around

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eu

Normal, good

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Heter,hetero

Different

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Macro

Large

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Mal

Bad

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Megalo, mega

Large

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Micro

Small

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Pseudo

False

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Tachy

Rapid, fast

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Trans

Through, across, crossing

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Ultra

Beyond normal