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Flashcards in prefixes Deck (32):
1

A or an

No, without

2

Ab

Away from

3

Ad

Toward

4

Aut(o)

Self

5

Brady

Slow

6

Chem(o)

Chemistry, drug

7

Dia

Complete, thorough

8

Dis

To separate, take apart

9

Dys

Abnormal, painful

10

Endo

Inside, within

11

Epi or exo

Outside, outside of

12

Eu

Good, normal

13

Hyper

above, above normal

14

Hypo

Under, below normal

14

Inter

Between, among

15

Lyso

Dissolve, dissolution

16

Macro

Large

17

Mal

Bad, ill

18

Mono

Single, one

19

Neo

New

20

Para

Beside, beyond, around, abnormal

21

Poly

Many, more than usual

22

Micro

Small

23

Pro

Before

25

Post

After

25

Re

Again, backward

26

Pre

Before

27

Schiz(o)

Split

28

Sub

Below, under

29

Supra

Above, excessive

30

Tachy

Fast

31

Trans

Through, across