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Scientific Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes (Q-S)

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quadr-
four
quin-
five
radi-
ray
re-
again; back
rect-
right; correct
ren-
kidney
ret-
net; made like a net
rhag-;-rrhage
burst forth
rhe-;-rrhea
flow
rhin-
nose
rhiz-
root
rhodo-
rose
roto-
wheel
rubr-
red
sacchar-
sugar
sapr-
rotten
sarc-
flesh
saur-
lizard
schis-;schiz-
split; divide
sci-
know
scler-
hard
-scop-
look; device for seeing
-scribe;-script
write
semi-
half; partly
sept-
partition; seven
-septic
infection; putrefaction
sess-
sit
sex-
six
-sis
condition; state
sol-
sun
solv-
loosen; free
som-;somat-
body
somn-
sleep
son-
sound
spec-;spic-
look at
-sperm-
seed
-spher-
ball; round
spir-;-spire
breathe
-spor-
seed
stat-;-stasis
standing; placed; staying
stell-
stars
sten-
narrow
stern-
chest; breast
stom-;-stome
mouth
strat-
layer
stereo-
solid; 3-dimensional
strict-
drawn tight
styl-
pillar
sub-
under; below
super-;sur-
over; above; on top
sym-;syn-
together