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Can you name the meanings of these Latin prefixes?

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de-descend
retro-retroactive
super-, [sur-]superman
contra-, contro-, counter-contradict
ob-obstacle
ambi-ambidextrous
sub-, sus-, suc- …subpar
trans-, tran-, tra-translucent
in-, im-, [en-], [em-]impel
in-, im-, ir-, il-, ig-irregular
infra-infrared
extra-, extro-extrovert
ante-antechamber
post-postpone
se-, sed-segregate
Prefixmeaningexample
pro-promote
inter-intercept
intra-, intro-introvert
ex-, e-, ef- …execute
per-perjury
ultra-ultraviolet
circum-circumference
ad- …attract
pre-predict
con-, com-, co- …conspire
non-nonresident
dis-, di-, dif-divert
ab-, a-, abs-abduct
re-, red-redemption

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