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Prefix types

position (PP), number (NP), measurement (MP) and direction (DP) as well as other common prefixes (CP)

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epi (PP)

above; upon

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hypo (PP)

under; below; deficient

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infra (PP)

under; below

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sub (PP)

under; below

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inter (PP)

between

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post (PP)

after; behind

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pre (PP)

before; in front of

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retro (PP)

backward; behind

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bi (NP&MP)

two

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dipl (NP&MP)

double

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diplo (NP&MP)

double

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hemi (NP&MP)

one half

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hyper (NP&MP)

excessive; above normal

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macro (NP&MP)

large

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micro (NP&MP)

small

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mono (NP&MP)

one

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uni (NP&MP)

one

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multi (NP&MP)

many; much

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poly (NP&MP)

many; much

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nulli (NP&MP)

none

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primi (NP&MP)

first

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quadri (NP&MP)

four

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tri (NP&MP)

three

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ab (DP)

from, away from

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ad (DP)

toward

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circum (DP)

around

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peri (DP)

around

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dia (DP)

through, across

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trans (DP)

through, across

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ecto (DP)

outside; outward

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exo (DP)

outside; outward

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extra (DP)

outside; outward

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endo (DP)

in, within

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intra (DP)

in, within

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para (DP)

near, beside, beyond

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super (DP)

upper, above

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supra (DP)

above; excessive; superior

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ultra (DP)

excess, beyond

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a (CP)

without, not

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an (CP)

without, not

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anti (CP)

against

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contra (CP)

against

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brady (CP)

slow

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dys (CP)

bad; painful; difficult

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eu (CP)

good. normal

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hetero (CP)

different

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homo (CP)

same

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homeo (CP)

same

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mal (CP)

bad

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pan (CP)

all

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pseudo (CP)

false

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syn (CP)

union, together, joined

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tachy (CP)

rapid