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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: an′ă

Definition: Up, again, back; sometimes an- before a vowel; corresponds to L. sursum-; CAUTION: an- before a vowel usually stands for a- meaning not; sometimes ana- becomes am- before p, b, or ph.

[G. ana, up]

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