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Biology Prefixes

Prefixes yoo.
STUDY
PLAY
a, an
not, without
as
to, toward
ambi
both sides
ana
back, up
anti
against
aqua
water
aud
hear
auto
self
bi, bin
two
by
near, aside
bio
life
cal
hot
carot
carrot
centr
center
chlor
green
chrom
color
circ, circu, circum
around
cide, cise
kill, cut
co, con
with, together
corp
body
crypt
hidden
cycl
circle
cyt
cell
dactyl
digit (finger, toe)
de-
to do the opposite
di
two
dis
apart
ecto
outside
en
in
em
in
epi
upon
equ
equal
eu
good, well, true
ex
out
extra
outside
fil
a thread
fric
rub
gam
marriage, wife, or husband
gen, genisis
origin, production
glyco
sugar
gon
seed
graph
write
gravi
heavy
hemi
half
hetero
diffrent
homo, hom
same
hydro
water
hyper
excessive
hypo
under
im/in
into
in/im
not
inter
between
intra
within
iso
equal
kary
seed
lab
work
lysis, lys
loosen
macro
large
mal
bad
max
greatest
mega
large
meso
middle
meta
after
micro
small
mis-
wrong
mono
one
multi
many
mut
change
ocu
eye
ology
study of
omni
all
oo, ov
egg
phil
love
phobia
fear of
phil
love
photo
light
re-
back, again
retro
backward
sci
know
script
write
semi
half
sens
feel
soma, som
body
sub
under
super
more than
super, supra
over
sym/syn
with, together
synthesis
put, together
therm
heat
trans
across
under
below, less than
vac
empty
xanth
yellow
with
back