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out

ec-, ex- (before vowels), e-

Ex: ectopic, exodontist, edentate

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outside, outer

ecto-, exo-

Ex: ectodermal, exogamy

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in, into

en-

Ex: endemic

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inner, within

endo-, ento-

Ex: endoscope, entocele

5

excessive

hyper-

Ex: hypernea

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deficient, below

hypo-

Ex: hypotonia

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at a distance, afar

tele-

Ex: telemetry

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man, human being

anthrop-

Ex: anthropology

9

life, living

bi-

Ex: symbiosis

10

time

chron-

Ex: chronic

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scar

cicatric-

Ex: cicatricectomy

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people, country

dem-

Ex: pandemic

13

skin

dermat-, derm-

Ex: dermatologist, blastodermal

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cause

eti-

Ex: etiology

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earth

ge-

Ex: geomorphic

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sleep

hypn-

Ex: hypnotic

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healing

iatr-

Ex: geriatrics

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word, understanding

log-

Ex: neologist

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night

nyct-

Ex: nyctamblyopia

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child

ped-

Ex: pedodontics

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drug

pharmac-

Ex: pharmacist

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sound, voice

phon-

Ex: phonics

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mind

psych-

Ex: psychocomatic

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flake, scale

squam-

Ex: squamous

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end, completion

tel-

Ex: telangiectasis

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heat, temperature

therm-

Ex: hypothermia

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tension, tone

ton-

Ex: isotonic

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place

top-

Ex: toponymic

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other, different

all-

ex: allomorphic

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incomplete, imperfect

atel-

ex: atelomyelia

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self, one's own

aut-

ex: autogenous

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wide

eur(y)-

ex: euryphagous

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large

megal-, meg(a)-

ex: megalogastria, megakaryocyte

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false

pseud-

ex: pseudocyesis

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narrow

sten-

ex: stenophagous

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one who (specializes in)

-ist

ex: radiologist

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inflammation

-itis

ex: dermatitis

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result

-m, -ma

ex: telegram, carcinoma

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condition

-sis, -sia, -ia

ex: arthrodesis, agnosia

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state

-y

ex: cardiomegaly

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pertaining to

-al

ex: thermal

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relating to

-ic

ex: anthropomorphic

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to make

-ate

ex: lactate

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to make

-ize

ex: synchronize

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pain, painful condition

-algia

ex: cephalalgia

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record(ing)

-gram, -graphy

ex: electrocardiogram, thermography

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system, science

-ics

ex: pediatrics

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study

-logy

ex: psychology

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(abnormal) condition

-osis, -esis

ex: thrombosis, thrombopoiesis

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instrument to examine

-scope

ex: sigmoidoscope

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examination

-scopy

ex: sigmoidoscopy

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narrowing

-stenosis

ex: gastrostenosis