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Im-

Into/position



example: implant

1

In-

Into/in

2

Infra-

Under/below

3

Inter-

In the midst of

4

Mes-

Mid, among

5

Para-

Near/ beside

6

Trans-

Through

7

Dis-




Ex: disinfect

Remove

8

In-

Not

9

Neo-

New

10

Tachy-

Fast

11

Un-

Not/non

13

apical

Apex of a root

14

axis

midline

15

cheilo

lip

16

coronal

crown

17

dens

tooth

18

distal

farthest from center

19

enamel

tooth, enamel tissue

20

fluoride

the chemical

21

frenum

frenum

the top of the mouth

22

gingiva

gum tissue

23

glossa

tongue

24

incisor

incisor tooth

25

labial

lip area

26

lingua

tongue

27

mandible

lower jaw

28

maxilla

upper jaw

29

mesial

middle, mid-plane

30

mucosa

tissue lining an orifice

31

occlude

occluding, jaw close

32

orthos

straight, proper order

33

stoma

mouth, opening

34

temporal

temporal bone

35

-opsy

view

36

-rrhea

discharge

37

-scope

instrument

38

-trophy

development