AP Bio Greek and Latin Roots

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  1. a
    without
  2. ab
    away from
  3. acu
    sharp
  4. acou
    hearing
  5. ad
    toward
  6. adeno
    gland
  7. af
    toward
  8. agri
    field, soil
  9. al
    relating to
  10. alb
    white
  11. alg
    pain
  12. amphi
    on both sides, in two ways
  13. amyl
    starch
  14. an
    without
  15. andro
    male
  16. angi, angio
    vessel
  17. ante
    before
  18. anti
    against
  19. antero
    front
  20. antho
    flower
  21. apse
    to touch
  22. aqua
    water
  23. archaeo
    ancient
  24. arter, arterio
    artery
  25. arthr, arthro
    joint
  26. as
    upward
  27. ase
    enzyme
  28. aster, astr
    stars
  29. auto
    oneself
  30. baro
    pressure
  31. bath
    depth
  32. bene
    well/good
  33. bi
    two or twice
  34. bil, bili
    bile
  35. bio
    life
  36. blast
    germ or forming
  37. brachi
    arm
  38. branchi
    fins
  39. brev
    short
  40. bronch, bronchi
    windpipe
  41. bucc
    cheek
  42. callosum
    hard
  43. calor
    heat
  44. capillus
    a hair or minute tube
  45. carcin, carcino
    cancerous
  46. carn
    meat
  47. cardi, cardio
    heart
  48. carp
    fruit
  49. carpal
    wrist
  50. cauda
    tail
  51. cell
    storeroom/chamber
  52. cene
    recent
  53. centi
    100th
  54. cephal, cephalo
    head
  55. cereb
    the brain
  56. cervic
    neck
  57. chi
    X
  58. chlor
    green
  59. chol, chole
    bile
  60. chondr, chondro
    cartilage
  61. chrom
    color
  62. cidal
    killing
  63. cili
    hair
  64. circum
    around
  65. clast
    to break
  66. co
    with/together
  67. coel
    hollow
  68. coll
    glue
  69. com
    with
  70. con
    with
  71. contra
    opposite
  72. cortex, cortic
    outer part
  73. cost
    rib
  74. cotyl
    cup
  75. crani
    skull
  76. crypt
    hidden
  77. cule
    small
  78. cut
    skin
  79. cyst
    bladder
  80. cyt
    cell
  81. dactyl
    finger
  82. deca
    10
  83. deci
    1/10
  84. dendr
    tree
  85. dent
    tooth
  86. derm
    skin
  87. di
    two
  88. din
    terrible
  89. dis
    undo or away from
  90. dorm
    sleep
  91. dors, dorso
    back
  92. dura, dur
    hard
  93. dyn
    power
  94. dys
    bad, disorder
  95. echin
    spiny/prickly
  96. eco
    house
  97. ecto
    on the other side
  98. ectomy
    to cut out
  99. edem
    swelling
  100. en
    in
  101. endo
    inside
  102. enter
    intestine
  103. epi
    above or upon
  104. equus
    horse
  105. erythro
    red
  106. esthes
    feel
  107. eu
    well/good
  108. ex
    out of
  109. extra
    beyond
  110. ferro
    iron
  111. fibr
    fiber
  112. flor
    flower
  113. form
    shape
  114. fovea
    small pit
  115. fract
    break
  116. ganglion
    swelling or enlargement
  117. gastro
    stomach
  118. geo
    earth
  119. gen
    originate
  120. glob
    ball
  121. gloss, glosso
    tongue
  122. gnosis
    knowledge
  123. gram
    recording
  124. graph
    written record
  125. gymno
    naked
  126. gyn, gyneco
    woman
  127. hem, hemat, hemo
    blood
  128. hemi
    half
  129. hepato
    liver
  130. herb
    grass
  131. hetero
    varied
  132. hex
    six
  133. hibern
    winter
  134. hipp
    horse
  135. hist
    tissue
  136. holo
    whole/entire
  137. homo, homeo
    same
  138. hydro
    water
  139. hyper
    above
  140. hypo
    below
  141. hyster
    womb
  142. ic
    pertaining to
  143. ichthy
    fish
  144. in
    1. in

    2. negative
  145. infer
    below
  146. infra
    below
  147. inter
    between
  148. intra
    inside
  149. is, iso
    equal
  150. itis
    inflammation
  151. kilo
    thousand
  152. kin, kine
    movement
  153. kymo
    wave
  154. lact, lacto
    milk
  155. lacri
    tears
  156. larynge, laryngo
    windpipe
  157. later
    side
  158. leg
    law
  159. lemma
    skin
  160. lep, leps
    seizure
  161. leuco, leuko
    white
  162. lingua
    tongue
  163. lip
    fat
  164. logy
    knowledge, or study of
  165. luna
    moon
  166. lymph
    water
  167. lysis
    dissolve
  168. macro
    large
  169. mal
    bad/evil
  170. malle
    hammer
  171. mamm
    breast
  172. mast
    breast
  173. man, manu
    hand
  174. mania
    madness, insane
  175. mega, megalo
    great
  176. melan
    dark
  177. men, meno
    month
  178. mers, meres
    parts
  179. meso
    middle
  180. meta
    change
  181. micro
    small
  182. milli
    1/1000
  183. mon, mono
    single
  184. morpho
    shape, form
  185. mot
    movement
  186. multi
    many
  187. my, myo
    muscle
  188. mycet
    fungus
  189. nas, naso
    nose
  190. necro
    death
  191. neo
    new
  192. nephr
    kidney
  193. neur, neuro
    nerve
  194. node
    knot
  195. nomy
    the science of
  196. norm, normo
    usual
  197. nuc
    center
  198. nutri
    nourish
  199. oculo
    eye
  200. odont, dont
    tooth
  201. odyn
    pain
  202. oid
    formed like
  203. oma
    swelling
  204. onco
    tumor
  205. oo
    of eggs
  206. opthalm, opthalmo
    eye
  207. opia
    sight
  208. or
    mouth
  209. orchi
    testis
  210. ortho
    straight
  211. osteo
    bone
  212. osis
    morbid, disease
  213. otomy
    cutting into
  214. ovi
    egg
  215. pachy
    thick
  216. paleo
    ancient
  217. par, para
    at the side of
  218. path, patho
    sickness
  219. pector
    chest
  220. ped
    child
  221. pent
    5
  222. peri
    around
  223. pheno
    show
  224. phago
    eat
  225. pharyng, pharynge
    throat
  226. phil
    loving
  227. phleb
    vein
  228. phobia
    fear
  229. phon, phono
    sound
  230. photo
    light
  231. phyll
    leaf
  232. phyt
    plant
  233. pius
    tender
  234. plasm, plast
    shape
  235. pleur
    rib, side
  236. pnea
    breathing
  237. pneum, pneumon
    lung
  238. pod
    foot
  239. poly
    many
  240. post
    behind
  241. pre
    before
  242. pro
    before
  243. pseudo
    false
  244. psych, psycho
    mind
  245. pter
    wing
  246. py, pyo
    pus
  247. pulmo
    lung
  248. puls
    push
  249. pyro
    fire
  250. quadr
    4
  251. quin
    5
  252. radiation, radio
    radiation
  253. rectus
    straight
  254. renal
    kidney
  255. retro
    behind, backwards
  256. rhino, rhin
    nose
  257. rhiz
    root
  258. rrhage
    bursting forth
  259. sacchar
    sugar
  260. sarco
    flesh
  261. sclero
    hard
  262. scop
    look at
  263. sect
    cut
  264. semi
    half
  265. sep, sept, seps
    decay
  266. sis
    condition
  267. sol
    sun
  268. solv
    loosen
  269. some
    body
  270. stom
    mouth
  271. strata
    layer
  272. sub
    below
  273. super, supra
    above
  274. symn, syn, sy, syl
    with
  275. tachy
    fast
  276. tele
    distance
  277. tetr
    4
  278. therap
    treatment
  279. thermo
    heat
  280. thorac, thoraco
    chest
  281. thrombo
    clot
  282. tome
    cut
  283. tox
    poison
  284. tracheo
    windpipe
  285. trans
    across
  286. tri
    3
  287. trophy
    nutrition or growth
  288. tuber
    knob
  289. troph
    growth, nurture
  290. ultra
    beyond
  291. un
    not
  292. uri
    urine
  293. vesic
    bladder
  294. venter
    belly
  295. viv
    life
  296. vor
    eat
  297. xantho
    yellow
  298. xero
    dry
  299. poiesis
    making

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