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What is the prefix for cholecystectomy?

The word cholecystectomy means removal of the gallbladder. Cholecyst is the gallbladder and ectomy means the removal of. The medical term cholecystectomy does not have a prefi (MORE)

What is the prefix of homeless?

The word homeless doesn't have a prefix (which goes in the beginning of the word), it has a suffix (which goes at the end of the word). The suffix less is added to the word ho (MORE)
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What does the prefix auto mean in autobiography?

auto- combining form from Greek αυτός (autos) = self, giving the meaning of self-, same-, or self-caused- bio- combining form of Greek βίος (vi-os) = life; akin to La (MORE)

Is Jr a prefix?

Jr is an abbreviation of 'Junior'. It used generally used to signify the difference between like named people in a family; when it is used this way, it is called a generationa (MORE)

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What is a prefix?

A prefix is a word part added to the  beginning of a word to create a new word with a different  meaning.    Examples : refill , undo,  incomplete, precooked   (MORE)

What is the prefix of abasement?

There is no prefix. It consists of the stem "abase", which can stand alone as a verb "to abase", and the suffix -ment. (Do not confuse this word meaning humiliation with the w (MORE)

What is the prefix for incessantly?

The word "incessantly" contains the root "cess", the suffixes "-ant" and "-ly" and the prefex "in-" which in this case means not. Curiously, the word "unceasingly" contains En (MORE)
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Where do prefixes occur?

Prefixes occur at the beginning of a word. When a prefix is added,  the base word and also the prefix will keep their original  spelling. An example would be the word unnatu (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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