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Phobia

Acrophobia

Agoraphobia

Anglophobia

Fear, dislike,aversion

fear of open spaces

Dislike of England or the English

Fear of enclosed or narrow spaces

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Phil

Philanthropist

Philanthropy

Philatelist

Loving, fond of

Lover of humanity

Lover of humanity

Stamp collector

3

Mis

Misandry

Misanthrope

Misogamy

Hate

Hatred of males

Hater of humanity

Hatred of marriage

4

Dys

Dysentery

Dysfunction

Dyslexia

Bad, ill, difficult

Inflammation of the large intestine

Abnormal functioning, as of an organ of the body

Impairment of the ability to read

5

Eu

Eugenics

Eulogize

Eupepsia

Good, well, advantageous

Science of dealing with improving hereditary qualities

Write or speak in praise of someone

Good digestion

6

Macro

Macron

Macroscopic

Macrocosm

Large, long

Horizontal mark indicating that the vowel over which it is placed is long

Large enough to be visible to the naked eye

Great world; universe

7

Micro

Microdont

Microfilm

Microgram

Small, minute

Having small teeth

Film of very small size

Millionth of a gram

8

A (an)

Anesthetic

Anhydrous

Anomalous

Not, without

Drug that produces anesthesia

Destitute of (without) water

Not normal

9

Mono (mon)

Monarchy

Monocle

Monologue

One, single, alone

Rule by single person

Eyeglass for one

Long speech by one person

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Poly

Polyglot

Polymorphic

Polyphonic

Many

Speaking several languages

Having various forms

Having many sounds or voices