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Word part Type Origin Definition
soph, -sophy root Greek wise, wisdom
sorb, sorp root Latin suck
spect, spec, spic, spectro root Latin to see, look, watch
spher, -sphere root Greek ball
spir, spiro root Latin breathe
spor, sporo, spori root Greek sowing; seed
sta, stas, stat, stant, -stance root Latin and Greek stand, standing, stabilize
stell root Latin star
strict, string, strain root Latin bind, tighten
struct root Latin build
su- prefix Latin under, below
sub- prefix Latin under, after
suc- prefix Latin under, below
suf- prefix Latin under, below
sum- prefix Latin under, below
sum, summ root Latin highest
sup- prefix Latin under, below
super-, supra-, sur-2 prefix Latin above, over
sur- prefix Latin under, below
surg, surr root Latin rise
sus- prefix Latin under, below