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para-

near, beside, beyond

1

endo-, intra-

in, within

2

-stenosis

narrowing, stricture

3

dys-

bad, painful, difficult

4

-phasia

speech

5

hemi-

one half

6

dis-, trans-

through, across

7

-emesis

vomiting

8

ad-

toward

9

-meter

instrument for measuring

10

tri-

three

11

supra-

above, excessive, superior

12

-ic, -al, -ac, -ior

pertaining to, relating to

13

ultra-

excessive, beyond

14

-emia

blood condition

15

-scope

instrument for examining

16

-scopy

visual examination

17

macro-

large

18

-plasty

surgical repair

19

-phobia

fear

20

-graph

instrument for recording

21

-metry

act of measuring

22

-ectomy

excision, removal

23

circum-, peri-

around

24

-pathy

disease

25

-megaly

enlargement

26

-toxic

poison

27

dipl-, diplo

double

28

pre-, pro-

before, in front of

29

multi-, poly-

many, much