Go to 'thermo-' entry Go to 'dino-' entry Go to 'chondro-' entry Go to 'aero-' entry Go to '-logy' entry Go to 'thaumato-' entry Go to 'nano-' entry Go to '-sophy' entry Go to 'bucco-' entry Go to '-ism' entry Go to '-lysis' entry Go to 'galacto-' entry Go to '-anthropy' entry Go to 'pneumo-' entry Go to '-ploitation' entry Go to '-lithic' entry Go to '-sepalous' entry Go to 'onco-' entry Go to '-parous' entry Go to 'dermato-' entry Go to 'multi-' entry Go to 'dodeca-' entry Go to '-zoon' entry Go to 'vermi-' entry Go to 'crystallo-' entry Go to 'biblio-' entry Go to 'eco-' entry Go to 'juxta-' entry Go to 'facio-' entry
Affixes: the building blocks of English
Affixes: the building blocks of English

Thematic index of Position

acr(o)-A tip, height, or extremity.
ambi-On both sides; around.
amph(i)-Variously two, both, on both sides, or around.
bathy-Depth.
centr(i)-A centre.
-centricHaving a specified centre.
circum-Around or about.
cis-On this side of; on the side nearer the speaker.
-clinicOblique, reclining, at an angle.
clino-Inclined; monoclinic.
ecto-Outer; external; on the outside.
enantio-Opposite, opposing.
end(o)-Internal; within.
ep(i)-Upon; above; in addition.
exo-External; from outside.
extra-Outside; beyond.
-formHaving a specified form or number of forms.
gonio-Angle.
hapt(o)-Binding or fastening; touching.
hind-At the back; posterior.
hypso-Height; elevation.
inter-Between or among; mutually or reciprocally.
juxta-Near to.
latero-Lateral; to one side.
lept(o)-Small; narrow.
medio-Middle.
-merPart or segment.
mesio-A midline.
mid-Middle; medium; half.
omni-Of all things; in all places.
opistho-Behind; to the rear.
ortho-Straight; correct; upright.
par(a)-1Beside; adjacent to.
peri-Round; about.
plagio-Oblique.
postero-Posterior.
pro-2Before in time, place, order, etc.
pros(o)-Towards, forward, anterior.
sinistr(o)-Left; the left side; left-handed.
sub-A lower level or position; somewhat or nearly; secondary action.
super-Above, over, or beyond; great or large; of a higher kind.
supra-Over or above; transcending.
sur-Over, above, beyond; additional.
tele-To or at a distance.
topo-Place; position.
ultra-Beyond; extreme.
under-Below.
up-Up; upwards; higher; increased.
-wideExtending throughout the specified area or scope.

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