Do you know what hematopoiesis is? Biology can be filled with words that can be difficult to comprehend.
By knowing the meanings of common biology prefixes and suffixes, complex biology words will be easier to understand.
For instance, the word hematopoiesis contains hemato- (blood) and -poiesis (formation). Hematopoiesis is the formation of blood or blood cells.
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