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amphi-

 
word element [Gr.], both; on both sides.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

amphi-

(am'fi),
On both sides, surrounding, double; corresponds to L. ambi-.
[G. amphi, amphi-, on both sides, about, around]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

amphi-

Combining form meaning on both sides, surrounding, double; corresponds to L. ambi-.
[G. amphi-, on both sides, about, around]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

amphi-

A prefix meaning two, both or either.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

amphi-

prefix denoting
  1. both kinds.
  2. around.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

amphi-

Combining form denoting on both sides, surrounding, double; corresponds to L. ambi-.
[G. amphi-, on both sides, about, around]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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A few days later, the Hackensaw Boys will bring their rootsy Americana sound to a free show at the Erb Memorial Union amphi- theater.
The Roman amphi- theatre in Nimes is worth the climb to look down into the arena, banked with 25,000 seats, where you can imagine the sights and sounds of a crowd hungry for entertainment and baying for blood.
This year's festival, "Cole Porter Night and Day," offers two weeks of concerts, films and lectures at the Shedd, the Hult Center and the Cuthbert Amphi- theater.