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1

-ia

condition

2

-iatric

pertaining to a specialty

3

ab-

away, from, away from the midline

4

ad-

toward

5

ante-

front, before

6

circum-

encircling, around

7

con-

with

8

contra-

against

9

dia-

through

10

dis-

to free of, separate, undo

11

epi-

upon, on top of, over

12

extra-

outside of, beyond, in addition to

13

hemi-

half

14

hetero-

different

15

homo-

same

16

hyper-

above (increased amount)

17

hypo-

below (decreased amount)

18

in-

into, not

19

infra-

below, under

20

intra-

within

21

macro-

large

22

meta-

beyond, after, occuring later in a series

23

micro-

small

24

para-

abnormal, near, beyond, beside, lower half

25

per-

through

26

peri-

around or near

27

retro-

behind

28

semi-

half (used with English words)

29

sub-

under, below

30

super-

above, over (used with English words)