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a- , an-

without, lack of

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ab-

from, away

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-able

capable of

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-ac , -ic

pertaining to

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acr- (o)

extremeties (arms and legs)

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ad-

to, toward, near

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aden- (o)

gland, glandular

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adren- (o)

adrenal gland

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aer- (o)

air

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-al

like, similar, pertaining to

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alba-

white

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alges- (i, a)

pain

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-algia

pain

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ambi-

both, both sides

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an- (o, us)

anus (opening to rectum)

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angi- (o)

vessel

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ankyl-

crooked, looped, immovable, fixed

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ante- (ro)

before, in front of, ahead

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anti-

against

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append- (i, o)

appendix

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arter- (io)

artery

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arthr- (o)

joint

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-ase

enzyme

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-asthenia

weakness, lack of strength

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ather- (o)

fatty, lipid

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audi- (o)

sound, hearing

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aur-

ear

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auto-

self

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bi- (s)

twice, double, both

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bio-

life

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-blast

germ/embryonic cell

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blephar- (o)

eyelid

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brachi-

arm

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brachy-

short

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brady-

slow

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bronch- (i, o)

air tubes in lungs

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bucc- (a)

cheek

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calc- (u, ulus)

stone

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carcin- (o)

cancer, malignancy

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cardi- (a, o)

pertaining to heart ❤️

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carp- (o)

wrist

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-cele

swelling, tumor, cavity, hernia