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amnes/o

forgetfullness

1

anxi/o

worry, fear

2

chondr/o

cartilage

3

compuls/o

drive, compel

4

deluss/o

false belief

5

depress/o

to press down

6

electr/o

electricity

7

factiti/o

artificial, contrived

8

hallucin/o

imagined perception

9

klept/o

to steal

10

ment/o

mind

11

obsess/o

besieged by thoughts

12

path/o

disease

13

ped/o

child

14

pharmac/o

drug

15

phob/o

irrational fear

16

phren/o

mind

17

psych/o

mind

18

pyr/o

fire

19

schiz/o

split

20

soci/o

society

21

somat/o

body

22

somn/o

sleep

23

-ia

state, condition

24

-iatrist

physician

25

-iatry

medical treatment

26

-ism

state of

27

-logical

pertaining to the study of

28

-logist

one who studies

29

-logy

study of

30

-mania

frenzy

31

-orexia

appetite

32

-philia

attracted to

33

-therapy

treatment

34

an-

without

35

anti-

against

36

auto-

self

37

bi-

two

38

de-

without

39

dis-

apart

40

ex-

outward

41

hyper-

excessive

42

hypo-

below

43

in-

not