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Flashcards in Prefixes That Are Descriptive Deck (25):
1

A, an, in

Without, lack of

2

Anti, contra

Against

3

Auto

Self

4

Brachy

Short

5

Hetero

Different

6

Homo

Same, similar

7

Hydro

Water

8

Mega, macro

Large, great

9

Brady

Slow

10

Mal

Bad, inadequate

11

Dia, trans

Through or accross

12

Dys

Bad, difficult, painful

13

Eu

Good, normal

14

Micro

Small

15

Oligo

Scanty, little, dificient

16

Pan

All

17

Pro

Before, forward

18

Pseudo

False

19

Re, retro

Behind, back

20

Scler

Hard

21

Sym, syn

Together

22

Tachy

Rapid

23

Neo

New

24

Tox

Poisonous

25

Ultra

Beyond