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A-

Without, no

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An-

Without, no

2

Anti-

Against

3

Ab-

Away from

4

Ad-

Towards

5

Dys-

Difficult, painful, bad

6

Eu-

Good, easy, normal

7

Endo-

Within, inside

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Ecto-

Outside

9

Ex-

Without, out of, outside, away from

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Hyper-

Elevated, higher, more than normal

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Hypo-

Depressed, lower, less than normal

12

Inter-

Between

13

Intra-

Within

14

Poly-

Many, excessive

15

Oligo-

Scant, little

16

Pre-

Before

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Peri-

Around

18

Post-

After

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Sub-

Below, under, less

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Super-

Above, beyond, excessive

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Supra-

Above, beyond, excessive

22

Epi-

Upper, above

23

Extra-

Outside

24

Infra-

Within

25

Meta-

Beyond

26

Pan-

All

27

Per-

Throughout

28

Trans-

Across

29

Ultra-

Above, increased, more than normal

30

Prefixes

Usually indicate location, time, number, status

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Without, no

A-, an-

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Against

-Anti

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Away from

Ab-

34

Towards

Ad-

35

Difficult, painful, bad

Dys-

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Good, easy, normal

Eu-

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Within, inner, inside

Endo-

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Outside

Ecto-, Extra-

39

Without, out of, outside, away from

Ex-

40

Elevated, higher, more than normal

Hyper-

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Depressed, lower, less than normal

Hypo-

42

Between

Inter-, Dia-

43

Within

Intra-, Infra-

44

Many, excessive

Poly-

45

Scant, little

Oligo-

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Before

Pre-

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Around

Peri-

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After

Post-

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Below, under, less

Sub-

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Above, beyond, excessive

Super-, Supra-

51

Upper, above

Epi-

52

Beyond

Meta-

53

All

Pan-

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Throughout

Per-

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Across

Trans-

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Above, increased, more than normal

Ultra-

57

Physis-

Growth

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Growth

Physis-

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Dia-

Between