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Neo-

New

(Neonate: a newborn animal)

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Pan-

All

(Pandemic: a widespread epidemic)

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Pent-

Five

(Pentadactyl: having five digits)

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Poly-

Many, much

(Polychromatic: many-colored)

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Pseudo-

False

(Pseudopregnancy: false pregnancy)

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Quadr-

Four

(Quadrilocular: having four cavities)

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Sub-

Less than, beneath

(Subclinical: without clinical manifestations)

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Sym-

Syt-

With, together

(Symbiosis: mutually reinforcing)

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Tachy-

Fast

(Tachycardia: abnormally fast heartbeat)

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Tri-

Three

(Tribrachius: monster with three forelimbs)

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Ultra-

Beyond

(Ultrasonic: beyond the audible range)

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Xanth-

Yellow

(Xanthemia: presence of yellow coloring matter in the blood)

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A-

No, not, without

(Acholia: lack or absence of bile secretion)

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Ab-

Away from

(Abduct: to drawn away)

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Ad-

Toward, near

(Adduct: to draw toward)

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Ante-

Before, forward

(Antemortem: performed or occurring before death)

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Dis-

Apart, away from

(Dissect: cut apart)

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Ec-

Ecto-

Outside

(Ectopic: located away from the normal position)

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Endo-

Within, in, inner

(Endocrine: secreting internally)

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Epi-

Above, upon

(Epidermis: outermost layer of skin)

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Ex-

Out

(Excision: removal by cutting out)

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Extra-

Outside of

(Extrapulonary: not connected with lungs)

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In-

In, into

(Incision: cutting into)

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Infra-

Below, beneath

(Infraclavicular: below the clavicle)

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Inter-

Between

(Interosseous: between two bones)

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Intra-

Within

(Intravenous: within a vein)

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Meta-

Beyond, change

(Metacarpal: bones beyond the wrist)

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Para-

Near, alongside

(Parametrial: near the uterus)

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Peri-

Surrounding

(Perilaryngitis: inflammation of the tissues around the larynx)

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Post-

After, behind

(Postvaccinal: occurring after a vaccination)