prefixes & suffixes

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prefixes & suffixes
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2013-02-05 15:29:57
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  1. an-
    without
  2. olig-
    scanty
  3. poly-
    profuse, excessive
  4. re-
    back
  5. retro
    back, behind
  6. trans-
    through, across
  7. intra
    within
  8. di-, dia-
    through, complete
  9. dys-
    painful, abnormal
  10. en-
    in
  11. extra-
    outside
  12. hyper-
    excessive
  13. intra-
    within
  14. -al
    pertaining to
  15. -cele
    herniation
  16. -dipsia
    thirst
  17. -emia
    blood condition
  18. -esis
    state of
  19. -flux
    flow
  20. -gram
    record
  21. -graphy
    process of recording
  22. -ic
    pertaining to
  23. -itis
    inflammation
  24. -itic
    pertaining to
  25. -lithotomy
    removal of a stone
  26. -lysis
    separation, breakdown, destruction of adhesions
  27. -meter
    instrument to measure
  28. -opsy
    viewing
  29. -osis
    abnormal condition
  30. -ous
    pertaining to
  31. -pathy
    disease
  32. -plant
    sprout, shoot
  33. -ptosis
    drooping, prolapse
  34. -sclerosis
    hardening
  35. -scope
    instrument for visual examination
  36. -scopy
    visual examination
  37. -stasis
    controlling
  38. -stomy
    new opening
  39. -tripsy
    crushing
  40. -trite
    instrument to crush stones
  41. -uria
    process of urination

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