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Stedman's Medical Terminology

prefixes for chapter 2 in Stedman's Medical Terminology Manual
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Un-
One
Mono-
One
Bi-
Two
Di-
Two
Tri-
Three
Quad-
Four
Quadri-
Four
Hemi-
Half
Semi-
Half
Multi-
Many
Poly-
Many, Much
A-
Without, Not
An-
Without, Not
In-
Not
Im-
Not
Non-
Not
Dis-
Separate, Remove
Anti-
Opposing, Against
Contra-
Opposing, Against
De-
Away from, Cessation, Without
Ex-
Out of, Away from
Ecto-
Outer, Outside
Exo-
Outer, Outside
En-
In, Within
End-
In, Within
Endo-
In, Within
Sym-
Together, Within
Syn-
Together, Within
Inter-
Between
Intra-
Within
Sub-
Below, Beneath
Infra-
Below, Beneath
Supra-
Above
Super-
Above
Pre-
Before
Post-
After, Behind
Peri-
Around, Surrounding
Ab-
Away from
Ad-
To, Toward
Per-
Through
Trans-
Across, Through
Normo-
Normal
Hyper-
Above, Excessive
Hypo-
Below, Deficient
Mega-
Large, Oversize
Megalo-
Large, Oversize
Ultra-
Excessive, Beyond
Macro-
Large, Long
Micro-
Small
Pan-
Painful, Difficult, Abnormal
Eu-
Normal, Good
Dys-
Painful, Difficult, Abnormal
Iso-
Equal, Alike
Homo-
Same, Alike
Homeo-
Same, Alike
Hetero-
Other, Different