Quiz 2 - Latin Prefixes, Suffixes, and Stems

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cell-

room; chamber

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-cene

new; recent

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centi-

hundredth

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centr-

center

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cephal-

head

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cervic-

neck

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chem-

referring to chemistry

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chlor-

green

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chrom-o-

color

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chym-

juice

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-cide

killing

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circum-

around; about

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cirr-o-

hairlike curls

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co-

with; together

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cocc-

seed

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coel-

hollow

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coll-

glue

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com-

with; together

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con-

with; together

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coni-

cone

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contra-

against

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corp-

body

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cosm-o-

world; universe

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cost-

rib

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cotyl-

cup

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counter-

against

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crypt-

hidden; covered

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-cule; -culus

added to nouns to form diminutive

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cumul-

heaped

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cuti-

skin

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cyan-

dark blue

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-cycle; cyci-

ring; circle

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cyst-

bladder; pouch

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cyt-; -cyte

cell; receptacle

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dactyl-

finger

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deca-

ten

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deci-

tenth

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deliques-

to become fluid

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demi-

half

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dendr-

tree

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dent-

tooth

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derm-

skin

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di-

two; double

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dia-

through; across

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digit-

finger; toe

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din-o-

terrible

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dis-

apart; out

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dorm-

sleep

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du-; duo-

two

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-duct

to lead

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dynam-

power

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dys-

ill; bad

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ec-

out of; outside

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echin-

spiny; prickly

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eco-

household; home; dwelling

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