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Flashcards in Prefixes Deck (49):
1

an, a

not, lacking, deficient, without

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holo

whole, complete, fully

3

hemi

half, partial

4

semi

half

5

iso

equal, same

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hyper

above, excessive

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hypo

below, less than

8

mono

single

9

uni

one, single

10

dis, di

double, twice, two

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bi

twice, double

12

tri

three

13

quadra, quadri

four

14

multi, poly

many

15

multi, poly

many

16

pluri

several, more

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en, em

into, in, within

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endo, ento, end, ent

within, inner

19

eso

within, inner, inward

20

exo

outside, from the outside, toward the outside

21

ec, e, ex

away from, out of, from

22

epi

upon, above, over

23

apo

seperate, apart

24

amphi, ampho

both, on both sides, around

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peri

around

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para

beside, near, abnormal

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meta

after, beyond

28

pro, pre

before, in front

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re

back, again

30

syn, sym

together with, joined

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contra

opposite, against

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dia, di

through, across, completely apart, between

33

per, pel

through, intense, thoroughly

34

hetero

other, different

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hom, homo

same

36

ana

back, up, again

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cata, cat

disordered, downward

38

eu

normal, good, healthy

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dys

painful, difficult, abnormal, defective

40

a, ab

away from

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ad, ac, af, al

to, towards, near

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con, co, col, com, cor

together, with, very thoroughly

43

contra

against, opppsed

44

infra

below, beneath

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inter

between

46

intra

inside, within

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ipsi

same, self

48

sub, suf, sup

under

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trans

across, through