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Anth-

A flower

1

Aqua-

Water

2

Arbo-

Tree

3

Carp-

A fruit

4

-chromo

Color

5

Circa-

A circle

6

Coleo-

A shealth

7

Coll-

Glue

8

-cycle

A circle

9

Cyto-

Cell

10

Derm-

Skin

11

Di-

Two

12

Dorm-

Sleep

13

Ecto-

Outside

14

-enchyma

An infusion

15

Endo-

Inner

16

Epi-

Over

17

-genesis

Origin

18

Gibb-

Humped

19

Hyper-

Excessive

20

Hypo-

Under

21

Inter-

Between

22

-Kine

Moving

23

-lith

A stone

24

Macro-

Large

25

Mega-

Large, great

26

Meristo-

Divided

27

Meso-

Middle

28

Micro-

Small

29

Morpho-

Form

30

Myco-

A fungus

31

Osmo-

Pushing

32

Peri-

Around

33

Phloe-

The bark of a tree

34

Photo-

Light

35

-phyll

A leaf

36

-phyto

A plant

37

-plast

Formed, molded

38

-Pomo

Fruit

39

-pori

A pore, small opening

40

-rhizo/rhiza

A root

41

Sclero-

Hard

42

Stam-

Standing upright

43

Stato-

Standing, placed

44

Sym-

With, together

45

Thigmo-

A touch

46

Trachei-

The windpipe

47

-trop

Turn, change

48

Turg-

Swollen

49

Vascula-

A little vessel

50

Xero-

Dry

51

Xyl-

Wood