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Flashcards in UNIT 8 - The Nervous System - PREFIXES Deck (22):
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a -

without

2

acro -

extremities, point

3

agora -

market place, open space

4

an -

without, not

5

di -

two, twice, double

6

dys -

difficult/painful

7

epi -

above; upon; on

8

hemi -

half, on one side

9

hyper -

above; excessive

10

hypo -

deficient; below; under; less than normal

11

lepto-

thin, fine, slender

12

macro -

large

13

meso -

middle, intermediate

14

micro -

small

15

pachy -

thick

16

para -

beside

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poly -

many

18

post -

after, behind

19

pre -

before, in front of

20

quadri -

four

21

sub -

beneath, under

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tetra -

four

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