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dys-
prefix

bad, disordered, difficult

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es-, eis-
prefix

inward, into

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ec- (ex- before vowels or h)
prefix

out, out of, outside

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en- (em-, el-)
prefix

in, into, inward

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en + anti-
prefix

opposite

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endo-, ento- (end-, ent- before vowels or h)
prefix

within, inner

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epi- (ep- before vowels or h)
prefix

upon, on, to, in addition to

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eu-
prefix

well, good, normal

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exo-, ecto-
prefix

outside, external

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bul (boul)
base

will

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cardi
base

heart

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cephal
(encephal)
base

head,
(brain)

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chondr, chondri
base

cartilage, granule

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dem
base

people, country

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derm, dermat
base

skin

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gam
base

marriage, union

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lecith
base

yolk

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ophthalm
base

eye

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ost(e)
base

bone

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phyll
base

leaf

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phyt
base

plant, growth

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plas(t)
base

to form, to mold

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som, somat
base

body

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thec(a)
base

case, sheath

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therm
base

heat

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tom
(entom)
base

to cut, section,
(insect)

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top
base

place

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troph
base

nourishment, development

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zo
base

animal, living being