A hypo prefix means that it is beneath or below. As the opposite of hyper, hypo may be used in medicine and science to explain something that is less than normal or in a low state. Here is an example of some hypo prefix words in the following list.
Here is an introductory video explaining what prefixes are and six of the most common and basic prefixes to know.
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