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Ab-

Away from

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Ad-

Toward, near

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Ambi-, amphi-, ampho-

Both

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Ana-

Up, toward, apart

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Ante-

Before, in front of, forward

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Anti-

Against, opposing

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Apo-

Separation from, derived from

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Auto-

Self

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Bi-

Two, double, twice

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Cata-

Down, under, lower, against

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Circum-

Around

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Co-, com-, con-

With, together

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Contra-

Opposed, against

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De-

Reverse, remove

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Di-

Two, twice

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Dia-

Between, through, apart, across, completely

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Dis-

Apart from, free from

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Dys-

Difficult, painful, painful

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E-, ex-, ec-

Out of, from, away from

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Ecto-, exo-

Outer, outside, situated on

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Em-, en-

In

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Endo-

Within, inner

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Ep-, epi-

Upon, on, over, above

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Eu-

Normal, good, well, healthy

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Extra-

Outside of, beyond

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Hemi-

Half

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Hyper-

Excessive, beyond, above

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Hyp-, hypo-

Under, deficient, beneath

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Im-, in-

In, into, within, not

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Infra-

Below, beneath

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Inter-

Between

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Intra-

Within

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Intro-

Into, within

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Meso-, mes-

Middle

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Meta-

Change, beyond, after

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Micr-, micro-

Small

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Mult-, multi-

Many

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Neo-

New, recent

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Pan-

All, entire

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Para-

Beside, beyond

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Per-

Through, excessive

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Peri-

Around

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Poly-

Many, much, excessive

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Post-

After, behind

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Pre-, pro-

Before, in front of

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Pseudo-

False

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Re-

Again, backward

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Retro-

Backward, behind

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Semi-

Half, partial

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Sub-

Under, beneath

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Super-, supra-

Above, superior, excess

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Sym-, syn-

Together, with

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Trans-

Across, through

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Ultra-

Beyond, excess

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a- , an-

Without, lack of, not