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Root Words

STUDY
PLAY
A, AN
negative, not or without
AD
to or toward
AF
to or toward
AMPHI
both or double
ANA
through
ANEMO
wind
ANNUL
ring
ARCHAE
ancient
AUTO
self
BI
live
BLAST
germ, or that which will generate
BRACHIUM
arm
BRANCH
gill
CAECUM
blind
CAPIL
hair
CATA
downward, inferior
CEPHAL
head
CHLOR
green
CHONDR
cartilage
CHROM
color
CILIO
hair
COEL
hollow
COEN
shared in common
CYST
pocket or capsule
CYT
cell
DENDR
tree
DERM
skin
DI
two or second
DIPLO
double, or folded double
DIS
separating or parting from
ECT
outer
EF
away outward
ENDO
inner
ENTER
intestine
EPI
upon or above
EU
well, real, true eugenics
EX
from or outer
FER
to bear, carry or possess
GAM
marriage
GASTER
stomach
GEN
be born
GLOSSA
tongue
HAEM
blood
HEMI
half
HETERO
other or different
HIST
tissue
HOLO
entire or whole
HOMO
like or similar
HYPER
over or beyond
HYPO
under or less than
INTER
among, between
INTRA
inside, within
ISO
equal
LAMELLA
leaf or layer
LEUC
white, bright
LOG(OS)
discourse (science)
LYS(IS)
Losing, dissolving
MACRO
large
MAXILLA
jaw
MEGA
great
MER(OS)
part, side or piece
MESO
middle
META
beyond, after
MICRO
small
MITO
thread
MONO
single
MORPH
form
MYCO
fungus
MYO
muscle
NECRO
dead
NEMA
thread
NEPHRO
kidney
NOM(OS)
law
NOTO
dorsal or back
OI
like, resembling,the "idea" of
OO
egg
ORTHO
straight
OSTE(ON)
bine
OV
egg
PARA
near or beside
PARTHENO
virgin
PERI
around
PHAG
eat
PHIL
attraction, love
PHOR
bear, carry or possess