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Flashcards in Roots Deck (100):
1

Ab

Off/ Away From

2

Ad

To/ Toward

3

Albo/Alb

White

4

Alg/Algia

Pain

5

Anti

Against

6

Arthro

Joint

7

Aster/astr

Star

8

Bio

Life

9

Bi (di)

Two

10

Brachi

Arm

11

Brady

Slow

12

Brev

Short

13

Centi

100

14

Cephal (cep)

Head

15

Cerat

Horn

16

Chrom

Color

17

Crypt

Hidden/covered

18

Cyan

Blue

19

Cyte

Cell

20

Dactyl

Finger

21

Deca

Ten

22

Dent

Teeth

23

Dys

Bad/Abnormal

24

E (e-)

out of/ away

25

Edaphic

of the Soil/Rock

26

Encephal

Brain

27

Ephemeral

Short Lived

28

Glob

Round, ball like

29

Gross

Thick

30

Halo

Salt

31

Hemi

Half

32

Hesper

Of evening

33

Hetero

Unlike/Unequal

34

Holo

Entire, whole

35

Homo

same

36

Hydro

Water

37

Hyper

Above/ beyond

38

Hypo

Under, below

39

Inter

Between

40

Intra

Within

41

-ism

a state or condition

42

Iso

Equal

43

itis

inflammation/swelling

44

Lact

Milk

45

Leuk/leuko

White

46

Macro

Large

47

Macula

Spot

48

Mes/meso

Middle

49

Meta

Last/ after/ along

50

Milli

1,000

51

Micro

minute/small

52

Mono

One

53

Morph

Form

54

Myo/my

muscle

55

Neo

New

56

Nomen

Name

57

Noto/not

Back

58

Octo

8

59

Ology

Study of

60

Onc

Mass, tumor

61

Osteo

Bone

62

Pan

All

63

Para/ par

Near/ beside

64

Path/ Pathy

Disease/ suffering

65

Ped/Pod

Foot/ feet

66

Peri

Around

67

Philic

loving

68

phobic

fearing

69

phyto

of plants

70

plast/ plasia

form/ formation

71

platy

flat

72

poly

many

73

pseudo

false

74

ptera

wings

75

quad

4

76

sapro

putrid

77

schizo

to split

78

scler

hard

79

-sis

state/ condition

80

stom/ stoma

mouth

81

sacchar

sugar

82

some/ somat

body

83

sten

narrow

84

styl

pillar

85

supra

above, over, beyond

86

sym/syn

together

87

tachy

quick, swift

88

tele

far off, distant

89

telo

end

90

thermo

temperature

91

trans

across

92

tri

three

93

trophic

pertaining to nutrition/ feeding

94

ventr

belly, underside

95

zo/zoa

animal

96

zygous

pair

97

exo

outside of

98

endo

within

99

epi

on/ upon

100

erythro

red