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tele

Def: at a distance

Examples: telescope, telephone, television

1

theo

Def: God

Examples: theology, pantheism, atheism

2

type

Def: model, impression

Examples: prototype, typewriter, archetype

2

ambi-

Def: both

Examples: ambidextrous, ambivalent, ambiguous

4

techno

Def: art, skill

Examples: technology, technocracy, technique

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a- , an- , ab-

Def: not; away, away from

Examples: atypical, amoral, abject

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syn, sym

Def: together

Examples: synonymous, synonym, sympathy, symphony

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de-

Def: down, from, away

Examples: depose, decadent, deject

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ob-

Def: against

Examples: obstruct, obscene, object

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peri-

Def: around, about

Exmaples: perimeter, periscope, periphery

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steno

Def: narrow, thin, little, close

Examples: stenography, stenographer

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pro-

Def: before, forward, in favor of

Examples: prognosis, profane, prologue

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trope

Def: turn

Examples: heliotrope, tropism, tropic

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anti-

Def: against, opposite

Examples: antisocial, anti-war, antipathy

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ology

Def: science of, study of

Examples: biology, psychology, geology

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therm

Def: heat

Examples: thermometer, thermal, geothermal

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ex-

Def: out, out of

Examples: exhaust, exclaim, exotic

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in-

Def: in, into

Examples: inflitrate, influenza, inscribe

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hypo-

Def: under, less than ordinary

Examples: hypodermic, hypothyroid, hypocrite

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dis-

Def: under, apart, away

Examples: disperse, discriminate, dismiss

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epi-

Def: upon, over, outer

Examples: epidermis, epilepsy, epilogue

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hyper-

Def: over, beyond the ordinary

Examples: hypertension, hyperbole, hypercritical