Biology Root Words - MVHS Bio Department

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List of commonly used root words within most biology related terms.

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A

Not/Without

Aero

Needing Oxygen

Amphi

Both

An

Not/Without

Anti

Against/Away/Opposite

Archeo

Old

Arthro

Joint

Auto

Self

Bi

Two

Bio

Life

Cephal

Head

Chloro

Green

Chromo

Color

Cide

killer

Co

Together/With

Cyto

Cell

Derm

Skin

Di

Two

En

In/Within

Endo

In/Enter

Epi

Above

Eu

True

Ex

Out

Exo

Out/Exit

Gastro

Stomach

Genesis

Origin/Beginning

Heme

Blood

Hetero

Different

Homo/Homeo

Same

Hydro

Water

Hyper

Higher

Hypo

Lower

Iso

Equal

Itis

Infection/Inflammation

Kary

Nucleus

Lateral

Side

Lysis

Breaking

Macro

Large

Meso

Middle

Meter

Measure

Micro

Small

Mono

One

Morph

Form

Multi

Many

Ology

Study of

Osteo

Bone

Phage

Eater

Philia

Loving

Phobia

Fearing

Photo

Light

Phyll

Leaf

Plast

Organelle

Pod

Foot

Poly

Many

Pro

Before

Proto

First

Re

Again

Some

Body

Stasis

Stays the same

Sub

Lesser

Synthesis

Make

Therm

Heat

Tri

Three

Troph

Eat/Consume

Uni

One

Zoo/Zoa

Animal