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hyper-
prefix

over, excessive, more than normal

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hypo- (hyp- before vowels or h)
prefix

below, deficient, less than normal, somewhat

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meta- (met- before vowels or h)
prefix

after, change, transfer

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para- (par- before vowels or h)
prefix

beside, resembling, disordered, associated

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peri-
prefix

around, near

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pro-
prefix

before, in front of, forward

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pros-
prefix

toward, in addition to, fronting

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syn- (sym-, syl-, sy-, sys-)
prefix

with, together

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acou, (acu)
base

to hear

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ambly
base

dull

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anth
base

flower

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chrom, chromat, chro
base

color

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dactyl
base

finger, toe

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de
(desm)
base

to bind,
(ligament)

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enter
base

intestine

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erg
base

work

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esthe (aesthe)
base

to feel, to perceive

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ger, geront
base

old person, old age

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gnath
base

jaw

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gno
base

to know

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graph
(gram)
base

to write,
(thing written)

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hepat, hepar
base

liver

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kine (cine)
base

to move

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lex
base

to read

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my, mys, myos
base

muscle

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nephr
base

kidney

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osm
base

smell

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the
base

to put, to place