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What is the prefix acro mean?

Extremities, to an extreme

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What does the prefix aero mean?

Air,gas,oxygen

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What does the prefix aniso mean?

Unequal, dissimilar

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What does the prefix ante mean?

Before , in time or place

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What does the prefix auto mean?

Self

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What does the prefix cryo mean?

Cold, freezing

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What does the prefix esthesio mean?

Feeling, to sense

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What does the prefix eu mean?

Good, easy, well

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What does the prefix hetero mean?

Other, another, different

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What does the prefix homeo mean?

Like, resembling, unchanging

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What does the prefix homo mean?

Same

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What does the prefix hydro mean?

Water

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What does the prefix inter mean?

Between

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What does the prefix intra mean?

Within, inside

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What does the prefix iso mean?

Alike, equal, same

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What does the prefix neo mean?

New

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What does the prefix noct mean?

Night

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What does the prefix nycto mean?

Darkness

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What does the prefix pan mean?

All, entire

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What does the prefix pre mean?

Before

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What does the prefix pro mean?

Before, in front of

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What does the prefix post mean?

After, behind, caudal to

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What does the prefix re mean?

Back, again, contrary, replace

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What does the prefix syn mean?

Together, union, in association

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What does the suffix capnia mean?

Carbon dioxide

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What does the suffix drome mean?

Course, conduction, running

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What does the suffix esthesia mean

Feeling, sensation

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What does the suffix gnos mean?

Knowledge, known

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What does the suffix natal mean?

Birth

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What does the suffix oid mean?

Alike, resembling, similar to

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What does the suffix oxia means?

Oxygen

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What does the suffix phobia mean?

Abnormal fear

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What does the suffix tension mean?

Stretching, straining

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What does the suffix therapy mean?

Treatment

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What does the suffix tonic mean?

Osmotic pressure

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What is acromegaly

Course enlargement of the extremities

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What is the aerophagia

Swallowing air

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What is amblyopia

Dim vision

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What is Anisocoria

Pupils of unequal diameter

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Antefebrile

Before onset of fever

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Autograft

Chance find of tissue from one part of the body to another

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cryosurgery

Surgery involving the freezing of tissue

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Esthesiogenic

Producing sensation

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Euphoria

Sense of well-being

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Heterochromia

Diversity of color

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Homeotransplant

Transplant or graft of tissue between individuals of the same species

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Homodont

having teeth of only one type

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Hydrocele

Circumscribed collection of fluid

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Intercostal

Between the ribs

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Intravenous

Inside the vein

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Isothermic

Having the same temperature

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Neogenesis

Formation of new tissue

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Nocturia

Frequent urination at night

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Panosteitis

Inflammation of all part of bone

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Phonation

Making sound or speaking

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Prepubertal

Before puberty

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Prolymphocyte

Developmental form of lymphocyte Blood cells

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Postnasal

Behind the nose

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Synostosis

Union between adjacent bones

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Tocology

Study of parturition, obstetrics

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Anacousia

Deafness

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Hypercapnia

Excessive carbon dioxide in the blood

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Syndrome

Collection of signs characterizing a disease

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Anesthesia

Lack of feeling or sensation

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Neonatal

Newly born

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Mucoid

Resembling mucus

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Diplopia

Double vision

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Anoxia

Lack of oxygen

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Nullipara

Never given birth to live offspring

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Aphonia

Not able to speak/make sound

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Cryotherapy

Therapeutic use of cold

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Hypertonic

More concentrated