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a-, an-

not; without

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acro-

point; end; tip; extremity

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allo-

other

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amph-, amphi-

both; around

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ana-

up; on; again; apiece

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anti-

against

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apo-

off; from; away from

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archae-

ancient; original

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auto-

self

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caco-

bad; poor; harsh

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cata-, cath-

down; away; complete; against

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dia-

through; across

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dys-

bad; difficult; impaired

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ec-, ex-, ecto-

out; outside of; from

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en-, em-, endo-

in; within

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epi-

on; upon; over; besides

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eu-

good; well

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heter-

other; different; unlike

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hier-

sacred; holy

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holo-

whole

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homo-

same; equal; like

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hyp-, hypo-

under; less than

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hyper-

over; above; more than

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idea-

idea

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idio-

one's own; individual

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iso-

equal; identical

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macro-

long; large

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amnesia

without memory

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acrophobia

fear/dread of tip (fear of heights)

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allonym

other name

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amphibious

can live in/on both water and land

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analysis

loosening; dissolving up, on

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antibiotic

against life

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apology

(to move) away from speech

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archaeology

study of original

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autograph

self writing

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cacophony

harsh sounds

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catastrophic

down turning

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diameter

across measure

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dystrophy

bad or difficult nourishment

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ecstasy

out of standing

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encircle

within a circle

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epidermis

over skin

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eulogy

good speaking

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heterogenous

different kind

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hierocracy

government by holy

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holocaust

complete burning

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homogenous

same kind

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hypodermic

under the skin

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hypercritical

over; above discern; judge

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ideology

nature and source of ideas

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idiosyncrasy

one's own temperament

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isometrics

same measure

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macroscopic

large view