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bi

two, double

2

hemi

half

3

milli

one-thousandth

4

mono

one, single

5

nulli

none

6

primi

first

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quadri

four

8

semi

half

9

tetra

four

10

tri

three

11

uni

one

12

hyper

excessive

13

hyp and hypo

under, below, beneath, less than normal

14

multi

many

15

poly

many, much

16

ab

from, away from

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ad

toward, increase

18

ambi

both, both sides

19

ante

before, in front

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circum

around

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de

down, from

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dia

through

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ecto

outside

24

endo

within

25

epi

upon, over

26

ex

out, away from, outside

27

exo

outside, outward

28

extra

outside, beyond

29

hypo

under, below, beneath, less than, normal

30

in

in, inside, within, not

31

infra

beneath, below, under

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inter

between

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intra

within

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juxta

near, beside

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meso

middle

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para

near, beside, beyond, two like parts

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peri

around

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pre

before, in front

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pro

in front, before

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re

back, again

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retro

backward, behind

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sub

under, below

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supra

above, over

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trans

across, through

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black

melan/o

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blue

cyan/o

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gray, silver

glauc/o, poli/o

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green

chlor/o

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purple

purpur/o

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red

erythro/o, eosin/o, rube

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white

alb, albin/o, leuk/o

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yellow

cirrh/o, jaund/o, xanth/o

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alb

white

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albin/o

white

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chlor/o

green

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cirrh/o

yellow, tawny

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cyan/o

blue

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eosin/o

red, rosy

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erythr/o

red

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glauc/o

gray, silver

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jaund/o

yellow

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lute/o

yellow

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leuk/o

white

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melan/o

black

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poli/o

gray

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purpur/o

purple

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rube

red

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xanth/o

yellow

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a or an

without, not, no

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ana

not, without

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anti

against

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contra

against

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dis

free of, to undo

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im

not

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in

in, inside, within, not

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non

not

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auto

self

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bio

life

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brady

slow

80

circum

around

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con

together, with

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dis

free of, to undo

83

dys

bad, difficult, painful, disordered

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eu

well, easily, good, normal

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hetero

different

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homeo

likeness, same

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homo

same

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hydro

water

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idio

individual

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im

not

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meta

beyond, after

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non

not

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pan

all

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para

near, beside, beyond, two like parts

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per

through

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post

after, behind

97

primi

first

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pseudo

false

99

sym

joined, together

100

syn

joined, together

101

tachy

rapid

102

tri

three

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ultra

beyond, excess