Learn how to memorize the Semi, Medical Term Prefix meaning and definition in today’s Medical Terminology Course video for Pre-Med and Nursing Students.
The prefix Semi means = Half
The key idea with being able to memorize med terms and vocabulary words is the create pictures for those words.
Just take both the picture for the word and the picture for the meaning or definition and visualize an interaction between the two as we did above.
semi- = half
semi- = semi truck
half = cut in half
Story: The semi truck was cut in half
semisupine = pertaining to a posture that is between a midposition and the supine position.
[Mosby’s Medical Dictionary, 9th edition. © 2009, Elsevier.]
That’s It! You now know how to memorize the Semi Medical Term Prefix meaning and definition! Just review a little bit and you will have these words fully memorized come test day.
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