bio 210 prefixes, suffixes, and word roots

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cyan-

blue

cyst-, -cyst

sac

cyt-

a hollow cell

de-

from, away

dendr-

tree

dent-

teeth

derm-

skin

desmo-

band

dia-

through

digit-

a finger or toe

dipl-

double

dis-

away from

diure-

to urinate

dys-

painful

carcin-

cancer

cardio-, cardi-, -cardia

heart

-cele

hernia

-centesis

puncture

cephal-

head

cerebr-, cerebro-

brain

cervic-

neck

chole-

bile

-chondrion

granule

chondro-

cartilage

chrom-, chromo-

color

circum-

around

-clast

broken

coel-,-coel

cavity

colo-

colon

contra-

against

corp-

body

cortic-

rind or bark

cranio-

skull

cribr-

sieve

-crine

to seperate

-ectasis

expansion

ecto-

outside

-ectomy

excision

ef-

away from

emmetro-

improper measure

encephalo-

brain

end-, endo-

inside

entero-

intestine

epi-

epimysium

erythema-

flushed (skin)

erthro-

red

ex-

away from

extra-

outside of, beyond

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