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1

a-; an-

no, not, without

2

ab-

away from

3

ad

toward

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ana-

up, apart

5

ante-

before, forward

6

anti-

against

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auto-

self, own

8

bi-

two

9

brady-

slow

10

cata-

down

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con-

with, together

12

contra-

against, opposite

13

de-

down, lack of

14

dia-

through, complete

15

dys-

bad, painful, difficult, abnormal

16

ec-, ecto-

out, outside

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endo-

in, within

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epi-

upon, on, above

19

eu-

good, normal

20

ex-

out, outside, away from

21

hemi-

half

22

hyper-

excessive, above

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hypo-

deficient, under

24

in-

not

25

in-

into, within

26

infra-

beneath, under

27

inter-

between

28

intra

in, within, into

29

macro-

large

30

mal-

bad

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meta-

beyond, change

32

micro-

small

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neo-

new

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pan-

all

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para-

abnormal, beside, near

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per-

though

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peri-

surrounding

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poly-

many, much

39

post-

after, behind

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pre-

before, in front of

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pro-

before, forward

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pros-

before, forward

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re-

back, again

44

retro-

behind, backward

45

sub-

under

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supra-

above, upper

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syn-; sym-

together, with

48

tachy-

fast

49

trans-

across, through

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ultra-

beyond, excess

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uni-

one