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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