Combining Forms, Suffixes, and Prefixes for Chapters 1-4

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Combining Forms, Suffixes, and Prefixes for Chapters 1-4
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For Chapters 1-4 of the book The Language of Medicine
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  1. What is a Root?
    A root is the foundation of the word.
  2. What is a Suffix?
    A suffix is the word ending.
  3. What is a Combining Vowel?
    A Combining Vowel is a vowel (usually o) that links the root to the suffix or the root to another root.
  4. What is a Combining Form?
    Combining Form is a combination of the root and the combining vowel.
  5. What is a Prefix?
    A Prefix is a small part that is attached to the beginning of a term.

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