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A, an

Not, without

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Ab, abs, a

From, away

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Acro

High

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Ambi, amb

Both, around

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Amphi

Both

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Ante

Before

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Anti, ant

Against

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Be

On, away

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Bene, bon

Well

10

Bi, bis, bin

Both, double, twice

11

By

Side, close, near

12

Cata

Down, against

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Cerebro

Brain

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Circum, circ

Around

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Co, con, col, com

Together, with

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Coni

Dust

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Contra, counter

Against

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De

From, downward

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Deca

Ten

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Di

Two, twice

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Dia

Through, between

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Dis, dif

Apart, away, reverse

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Dys

Badly, ill

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Em, en

In, into

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Epi

Upon

26

Eu

Well

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Ex, e, ec, ef

Out

28

Extra, extro

Beyond, outside

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For

Away or off

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Fore

Before in time

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Hemi, demi, semi

Half

32

Hex

Six

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Homo

Man

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Hyper

Over, above

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Hypo

Under

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il, ir, in, im

Not

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In, il, im

Into

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Infra

Beneath

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Inter

Between

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Intra

Within

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Intro

Into, onward

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Macro

Large, excessive

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Mal

Badly, poorly

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Meta

Beyond, after, with

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Mis

Incorrect, bad

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Miso

Hate

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Mono

One

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Multi

Many

49

Neo

New

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Non

Not

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Ob, of, op, oc

Toward, against

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Oct

Eight

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Paleo

Ancient

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Para

Beside, almost

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Penta

Five

56

Per

Throughout, completely

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Peri

Around

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Poly

Many

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Post

After

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Pre

Before

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Pro

Forward, in favor of

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Pseudo

False

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Quad

Four

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Quint

Five

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Re

Back, again

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Retro

Backward

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Se

Aside

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Self

By oneself

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Sesqui

One and a half

70

Sex, sest

Six

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Sub

Under

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Suf, sug, sup, sus

From under

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Super, supr

Above, over, more

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Syn, sym, sys, syl

With, together

75

Trans, tra

Across, beyond

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Tri

Three

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Ultra

Beyond, exceedingly

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Un

Not, release

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Under

Beneath

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Uni

One

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Vice

In place of