Prefixes

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ab

from; away from- abnormal, abduct, absent, abhor

ad

to; motion toward; addition to- adpat, addict, admit

aero

air- aerobic, aerobiology, aerospace

amphi

both, around- amphibian, amphitheater

an

not- anarchy, anesthesia, anonmous

ante

before-antebellum, antecede, antedate

anti

against; opposite; reverse- antiaircraft, antifreeze, antibiotics

ap

to; nearest to- approximate, appoint, approach

auto

self- automatic, autograph, autobiography

bene

good- benediction, benefactor, benevolent

bi

two- bifacial, bifocal, biennial

circum

around- circumnavigate, circumference

co, con

together- coauthor, aooperate, confront, confound

contra

against- contradict, contradistinguish, contrary

de

opposite of; away from; undo- deactivate, deform, degrade, deplete, descend

dis

opposite- disagree, disarm, discontinue, dishonest

ex

out; beyond; away from; former- excel, exclude, exhale, exile

extra

outside; beyond; beside- extraordinary, extracurricular

for

not- forbid, forget, forgo

fore

before- forecast, foreword, forestall, forethought

hyper

more than normal; to much- hyperactive, hypercritical, hypertension

il

not- illegal, illelgible, illiterate, illogical

im

into- immediate, immerse, immigrate, import

im

not- imbalance, immature, immobilize

in

not; go into- in accurate, inactive, inhabit

inter

among; between- interaction, intercede, interchange

intra

within- intramural, intrastate, intravenous

ir

not- irredeemable, irrregular, irresponsible

mal

wrong; bad- maladjusted, malfunction, malice

mis

wrong; bad; no; not- misfire, misbehave, misconduct

non

not; opposite of- noncommittal, nonconductor, nonpartisan

ob

against- obstacle, obstinate, obstruct, object

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