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Chapter 3 Prefixes

Chapter 3 Prefixes
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a-, an
-not, without, lack of, absence
ab-
Away from
ad-
Toward; near
ante-
Before
bi-
Two, twice
cyan/o-
Blue
de-
Down, without, removal, loss
dextr/o-
Right
di-
Two, twice
dia-
Through
dipl/o-
Double
dis-
Absence, removal, separation
ec-, ecto-
Out; outside
end/o-
In; within
equi-
Equal, same
erythr/o-
Red
eu-
True, good, easy, normal
ex/o-
Away from; outside
hemi-
Half; one side
hetero-
Other, different, unequal
homo, homeo-
Same, unchanging
hyper-
Over, excess, abnormally high, increased
hypo-
Under, below, abnormally low, decreased
in-, im-
Not
iso-
Equal, same
leuk/o-
White, colorless
macro-
Large, abnormally large
mega-, megalo-
Large, abnormally large
melan/o-
Black, dark
mes/o
Middle
micro-
Small
mon/o-
One
multi-
Many
neo-
New
non-
Not
normo-
Normal
olig/o-
Few, scanty
ortho-
Straight, correct, upright
pan-
All
per-
Through
poikilo-
Varied; irregular
poly-
Many, much
post-
After, behind
pre-
Before, in front of
prim/i-
First
pro-
Before, in front of
pseudo-
False
quadr/i-
Four
re-
Again; back
semi-
Half; partial
sinistr/o-
Left
super-
Above, excess
syn-, sym-
Together
tel/e-,tel/o
End
tetra-
Four
trans-
Through
tri-
Three
un-
Not
uni-
One
xanth/o-
Yellow