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During surgery, one cm of subcutaneous fat is revealed. What does the prefix in the word subcutaneous mean?

A. Across
B. Under
C. Around
D. Within

My study group thinks it's C but I think it's D. Are either of us right?

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asked by Theresa
  1. Neither is correct. The prefix sub- means "under."

    http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/sub-

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