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 Shapes

ankylo-Bent or crooked; stiff or fixed.
astr(o)-A star or other celestial body; outer space; star-shaped.
cyclo-A circle, circular movement, or regular repetition.
dent(i)-A tooth; tooth-like.
disco-A disc; disc-shaped.
dolicho-Long.
falc-Sickle-shaped.
-gonA plane figure with a specified number of straight sides.
-hedronA geometrical solid with a specified number of plane faces.
helic(o)-Spiral; screw.
kypho-Humped.
lamin(o)-A thin layer.
lopho-Crested.
-morphA specified form or character.
morph(o)-Form or character.
nemat(o)-Thread-like in shape.
phaco-Lens of the eye; lens shaped.
plan(o)-Level or flat.
platy-Broad or flat.
ren(i)-The kidneys; kidney-shaped.
reticulo-Net-like; reticulated.
rhabdo-A rod or rodlike structure.
scaph(o)-Boat-shaped.
scler(o)-Hard; hardening.
scyph(o)-Cup-shaped.
sphen(o)-Wedge-shaped.
spher(o)-A sphere; spherical.
spir(o)-1Spiral; coiled.
ster(eo)-Solid; three-dimensional.
strepto-Twisted.
trocho-Wheel-like.
tubo-A tube.
xiph(o)-Sword; sword-shaped.

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