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Flashcards in Morpheme set 1 Deck (26):
1

Anthrop

-human

ex: anthropology, anthropomorphic, philanthropy

2

bi

-life

ex: biology, biography, macrobiotic, bioluminescent, microbial

3

cac

-bad

ex: cacophony, caconym, cacodemonic

4

chrom

-color

ex: monochrome, chromosome, chromatic, chrome

5

chron

-time

ex: chronic, diachronic, chronometer, anachronistic

6

cosm

-universe, adorn, order

ex: cosmic, cosmopolitan, cosmetic, macrocosm, microcosm, cosmogony, cosmonaut, cosmecology

7

gam

-marry, unite

ex: monogamy, gamete, bigamy, epigamic, gamosepalous, exogamous, gamophyllous, gamogensis

8

iatr

-heal

ex: psychiatry, iatrogenic, geriatric, pediatrician

9

idi

-personal

ex: idiosyncrasy, idiom, idiopathy, idiomorphic, idiolect, idiochromatic, idiot

10

log

-speak, study

ex: logic, eulogy, logorrhea, anthropology, analogy, prologue, logo

11

macr

-large

ex: macroeconomics, macrocephalic, macrocyte, macradenous, macro, macron

12

micr

-small

ex: microscope, microcosm, microbe, microphotography, micron, microanatomy

13

mis

-hate

ex: misanthrope, misogamy, misogyny, misology

14

morph

-form

ex: polymorphous, morpheme, ectomorph, endomorph, morphology

15

nom

-law, system

ex: astronomy, autonomy, nomothetic, nomogram, metronome

16

path

-feel, illness

ex: pathology, sympathy, empathy, pathos, pathetic

17

petr

-rock

ex: petrify, petroglyph, petroleum, petrous

18

phil

-liking

ex: anglophile, hemophilia, philosophy, philanthropy, philately

19

phon

-sound

ex: telephone, phonetic, euphony, cacophony, phonetics, phonology, symphonic, aphonia

20

pol

-community

ex: politics, police, political, metropolis, megalopolis

21

pseud

-false

ex: pseudonym, pseudopod, pseudoscience, pseudepigrapha

22

psych

-mind

ex: psychiatry, psychic, psychotic

23

pyr

-fire

ex: pyromaniac, pyrotechnics, pyrometers, pyrite, antipyretic

24

the

-god

ex: theology, polytheism, theocracy, theogony, atheist

25

top

-place

ex: topography, topical, topology, toponym

26

xen

-foreign

ex: xenophobia, xenon, xenogamy, xenoplastic, axenic, pyroxene