Scientific Words - Prefixes & Suffixes Word Catalog

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Biology Pre-Ap 9th Grade


 
  
Created Mar 19, 2007
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* 1. a
 
without
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* 2. ab
 
away from, not
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* 3. ad
 
near,toward Ex. Advance
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* 4. aero
 
air Ex.Bow and Aero (goes throught the air)
5
5. af
 
near, toward
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* 6. alb
 
white Ex.Albino
7
7. amphi
 
both
8
* 8. an
 
without
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* 9. anti
 
against Ex.Antidrug
10
* 10. aqua
 
water
11
* 11. archae
 
ancient
12
12. arthr
 
joint Ex.Arthritis (bones hurt)
13
* 13. ase
 
enzyme
14
* 14. auto
 
self
15
15. bacterio
 
bacteria
16
* 16. bi
 
two Ex.Bisexual
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* 17. bio
 
life
18
* 18. blast
 
that which will germinate
19
19. brachi
 
arm
20
20. card
 
heart Ex.Cardio (running)
21
21. carn
 
flesh
22
* 22. cephalo
 
head
23
* 23. chloro
 
greeen
24
24. chronr
 
cartilage
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* 25. chromo
 
color
26
* 26. cide
 
act of killing Ex.Suicide
27
27. coel
 
cavity
28
* 28. com
 
with
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* 29. con
 
with
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30. cyst
 
capsule
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* 31. cyto(e)
 
cell
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32. decid
 
to cut off
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33. dendr
 
tree
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34. dent
 
tooth Ex.Denture
35
35. derm
 
skin Ex.Dermatologist
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* 36. di
 
two
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37. dis
 
ill, bad
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38. dont
 
tooth
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39. dys
 
ill, bad
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40. echino
 
spiny
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* 41. eco
 
household
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42. ecto
 
outer
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43. ectomy
 
removal
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44. emir
 
blood
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* 45. en
 
inner
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* 46. endo
 
inner
47
47. enter
 
intestine
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* 48. epi
 
on,at,beside
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49. erythro
 
red
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* 50. eu
 
true
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51. ex
 
cut
52
52. fer
 
bearer
53
* 53. gamete(o)
 
egg, sperm
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54. gastro
 
stomach
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* 55. gen
 
producing
56
56. gymno
 
naked
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* 57. hemo
 
blood
58
* 58. herb
 
non-woody plant
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* 59. hepato
 
liver
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* 60. hetero
 
other
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* 61. homeo
 
same
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* 62. homo
 
same
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* 63. hydro
 
water
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* 64. hyper
 
above, excessive
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* 65. hypo
 
below, not enough
66
66. ia
 
disease
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* 67. iac
 
pertaining to
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68. iasis
 
disease
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* 69. ic
 
pertaining to
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70. ichthys
 
fish
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* 71. inter
 
between
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* 72. intra
 
within
73
* 73. iso
 
same
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* 74. itis
 
inflammation of
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* 75. karyo
 
nucleus of cell
76
* 76. kin
 
motion
77
* 77. lac
 
milk
78
78. leuco, leuko
 
white
79
* 79. logy
 
study of
80
* 80. lysis
 
dissolving
81
* 81. macro
 
large
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* 82. mal
 
bad
83
83. mega
 
very large
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84. meso
 
middle
85
85. meta
 
beyond, after
86
86. meter
 
measure
87
* 87. micro
 
smal
88
* 88. mito
 
thread
89
* 89. mono
 
one
90
* 80. morpho
 
shape, form
91
* 91. multi
 
many
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92. myo
 
muscle
93
* 93. nema
 
thread
94
* 94. neph
 
kidney
95
* 95. neuro
 
nerve
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* 96. necleus
 
center
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* 97. oma
 
tumor, swelling
98
* 98. omni
 
all
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99. ophth
 
eye
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100. orni
 
bird
101
101. ortho
 
straight
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* 102. osis
 
act, condition
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103. osteo
 
bone
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104. oto
 
ear
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* 105. oo
 
egg
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* 106. ous
 
full of
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* 107. ovi
 
egg
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* 108. para
 
beside
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109. parous
 
bearing, forming
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* 110. patho
 
disease
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111. ped
 
foot
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112. peri
 
around
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* 113. phage(o)
 
eating
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114. pheno
 
to show
115
115. phobia
 
fear
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* 116. photo
 
light
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* 117. phyll
 
leaf
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118. phyto(e)
 
plant
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* 119. pino
 
to drink
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* 120. plasma
 
form
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* 121. plast
 
particle
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* 122. pod
 
foot
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* 123. poly
 
many
124
124. post
 
after, behind
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125. proto
 
first, earliest
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* 126. pseudo
 
falso
127
127. pter
 
wing
128
128. pulmo
 
lung
129
129. renal
 
kidney
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130. rhea
 
discharge
131
131. rhino
 
nose
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132. sal
 
salt
133
133. sclero
 
hard
134
* 134. scope
 
tube
135
135. sect
 
to cut
136
136. skeleton
 
skeleton
137
* 137. soma(e)
 
body
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* 138. sperm
 
seed
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139. spore
 
seed
140
140. stom
 
mouth
141
* 141. sym
 
binding together
142
* 142. syn
 
binding together
143
143. therm
 
heat
144
* 144. thesis
 
placing or putting
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* 145. toxin
 
poison
146
146. trop
 
turn
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* 147. troph
 
nourishment
148
* 148. viv
 
living
149
* 149. vore
 
to devour
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150. xeros
 
dry
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* 151. zoo
 
animal
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* 152. zyg
 
united

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