Chapter 3

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ad-
Prefix: to, toward, near
a-
ab-
Prefix: away from, from
sub-
Prefix: under
capn-
Base Form (n): carbon dioxide, smoke
ox(y)-
ox(i)-
Base Form (n): oxygen, acid
ferr(i)-
ferr-
Base Form (n): iron
corn(i)-
corn(u)-
Base Form (n): horn, horn-like
kerat-
Base Form (n): horn, horn-like
lith-
Base Form (n): stone, calculus
hal(i)-
hal-
Base Form (n): salt
sal(i)
Base Form (n): salt
hyal-
Base Form (n): glass, glassy
vitr(i)-
Base Form (n): glass, glassy
glyc-
gluc-
Base Form (n): sugar
sacchar-
Base Form (n): sugar
myc-
mycet-
Base Form (n): fungus
seb-
seb(i)-
Base Form (n): grease
adip-
Base Form (n): fat
lip-
Base Form (n): fat
amyl-
Base Form (n): starch
blenn-
Base Form (n): mucus
muc-
muc(i)-
Base Form (n): mucus, mucous membrane
myx-
Base Form (n): mucus
py-
Base Form (n): pus
ptyal-
Base Form (n): saliva
sial-
Base Form (n): saliva
ole-
Base Form (n): oil
acet-
acet(i)-
Base Form (n): acid, vinegar
hydr-
Base Form (n): water
hidr-
Base Form (n): sweat
galac-
Base Form (n): milk
lact-
lact(i)-
Base Form (n): milk
pyr-
pyret-
Base Form (n): fire, fever
aden-
Base Form (n): gland
carcin-
Base Form (n): cancer
crin-
Base Form (v): to secrete
-agogue
Suffix (n): agent inducing flow
-ase
Suffix (n): enzyme
-in
Suffix (n): substance
-ad
Suffix (adj): toward, in the direction of
-ate
Suffix (adj): having
-in
Suffix (adj): substance
-fy
Suffix (v): to make
-ferous
(fer/ous)
-ferent
(fer/ent)
Termination (adj): bearing, carrying
-genic
(gen/ic)
-genous
(gen/ous)
Termination (adj): causing, caused by
-omatous
(o/mat/ous)
Termination (adj): pertaining to tumors
-oma
(o/ma)
Termination (n): tumor
-omatosis
(o/mat/o/sis)
Termination (n): tumorous condition
-poiesis
(poie/sis)
Termination (n): production
-rrhea
(rrhe/a)
Termination (n): flow
-therapy
(therp/y)
Termination (n): treatment

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