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a-, an-

without, lack of

 

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-able

capable of

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-ac, -ic

pertaining to

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-al

like, similar, pertaining to

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anti-

against

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auto-

self

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bio-

life

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-cise

cut

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co- (n)

with, together

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contra

against, counter

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e- (c)

without

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-eal

perrtaing to

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-ectomy

surgical removal of

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-esis

condition of

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eu-

well, easy, normal

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-gram

tracing, picture, record

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-graph

diagram, instrument for recording

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hetero-

other, unlike, different

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hom- (eo, o)

same, like

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hyper-

excessive,

high,

increased,

more than normal

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hypo-

decreased

deficient

low

under

less than normal

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-ia, -iasis

condition of,

abnormal or pathological state

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-ism

condition,

theroy

state of being

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-itis

inflammation

inflammation of

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neo-

new

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non-

no, none

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-ologist

person who does/studies

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-ology

study of

science of

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-oscopy

diagnostic examiniation 

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-osis

condition

state

process

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-otic

pertaining to a condition

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-otomy

cutting into

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-ous

full of

containing

pertaining to

condition

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-rraphy

suture, sewing up of

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-rrhagia

sudden or excessive flow

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-rrhea

flow

discharge

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-rrhexis

rupture of

bursting 

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-scope

examining instrument