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Maxill/o

Upper jaw

2

Mandibul/o

Lower jaw

3

Gnath/o

Jaw

4

Or/o, stomat/o

Mouth
Ex: oral

5

Cheil/o, labi/o

Lip
Ex: labial

6

Lingu/o, gloss/o

Tongue

7

Gingiv/o

Gum

8

Ment/o

Chin

9

Bucc/o

Cheek

10

Dentin/o

Dentin

11

Orth/o

Straighten or correct

12

Ped/o

Child

13

Prosth/e/o

Add
Ex: prosthodontics

14

Palat/o

Palate

15

A-, an-

Without

16

Anti-

Against

17

Auto-

Self

18

Dys-

Bad, painful

19

Ecto-

Outside, outer

20

Endo-

Inside, inner
Ex: endodontist=root canals

21

Epi-

Over, upon

22

Eu-

Good, well

23

Ex-

From, out of

24

Extra-

Outside of, beyond

25

Hyper-

Above, excessive

26

Hypo-

Under

27

Peri-

Around

28

Pre-, pro-

Before, in front of

29

Semi-

Half

30

Supra- super-

Above, more than normal