Prefixes Flashcards Preview

Foundations Clinical > Prefixes > Flashcards

Flashcards in Prefixes Deck (29):
1

a, an

without, not

2

ante

before

3

anti

against

4

brandy

slow

5

circum

around

6

contra

against

7

dys

difficult, disordered, painful

8

ecto

exterior

9

endo

interior

10

epi

on, upon

11

extra

combining, in addition to, outside of

12

hemi

half

13

hyper

above

14

hypo

below

15

infra

situated, formed, occurring beneath

16

inter

between

17

intra

within, during

18

mal

bad, poor, abnormal

19

peri

around

20

post

after

21

pre

before

22

retro

behind

23

semi

one half

24

sub

under, below, down, near, almost

25

super

above, excess

26

supra

above or over

27

trachy

swift, rapid

28

trans

across, through, over

29

xero

pertaining to dryness