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ADEN-

gland

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adip-

fat

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BLAST-

precursor cell; primitive cell or layer

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COLL-, COLLA-

glue

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cut-, cutane-

skin
cutis, cutis (f.)

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CYT-

cell

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DERM, DERMAT-

skin

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DESM-

fibrous connection, ligament

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fasci-

band or sheet of fibrous connective tissue

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fibr-

fiber, fibrous connective tissue

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GEN-, GENE-

to come into being, produce

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genu-

knee

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HIST, HISTI-

tissue

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HYAL-

glass, vitreous body

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HYDR-

water, fluid

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HYGR-

moisture

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LEI-

smooth

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LIP-

fat, lipid

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muc-, MYX-

mucus

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muscul-, MY-

muscle

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RHABD-

rod, rod-shaped

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SARC-

flesh, muscular substance

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squam-

scale, thin plate of bone

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STEAR-, STEAT-

fat

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SYNDESM-

ligament

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TEN-, TENON-, TENONT-

tendon

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tend-, tendin-

tendon

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cerebell-

cerebellum, postinferior portion of the brain
cerebellum, cerebelli

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cerebr-

cerebrum, largest portion of the brain

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cort-, cortic-

cortex, outer layer of a structure or organ

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encephal-

brain

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gangli-

ganglion, cluster of nerve cells

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gli-

glia, "glue", supporting cells of nervous system

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LEMM-

lemma, cover, sheath

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LEUK-

white; white matter of nervous system

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MENING-

meninges, membranes covering the central nervous system

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nerv-, NEUR-

nerve

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PHREN-

mind, diaphragm

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POLI-

gray; gray matter of nervous system

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PSYCH-

mind, soul, psyche

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radicul-, RHIZ-

root

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THALAM-

chamber
thalamus, thalami

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THEC-

cover, sheath

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TOM-

to cut, separate

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ventricul-

ventricle
ventriculum, ventriculi

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AMBLY-

dull, dim, blunt

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ESTHES-

to feel, perceive, sense

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GEUS-

to taste

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GRAPH-

to write

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HYPN-

to sleep

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KIN, KINES-

to move

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LAL-

to speak

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LEPS-, LEPT-

to take hold of, seizure

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LEX-

to read

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LOG-

word, thought, reason(ing), study, logic

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MAN-

to be mad

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PHA-, PHRAS-

to speak

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PSUED-

false; lying; deceptive remsemblance

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SCHIZ-, SCHIST-

to divide

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somn-, somni

to sleep

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STHEN-

strength

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TAX-

order, arrangement, coordination

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TON-

tone, tension, pressure

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aur-

ear

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BLEPHAR-

eyelid

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conjunctiv-

conjunctiva, the mucous membrane covering the eyeball
conjunctiva, conjunctivae

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CORE-, COR-

pupil of the eye

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corne-

cornea

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CYCL-

ciliary body of the eye

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CYST-

cyst, sac; bladder

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DACRY-

tears

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IR-, IRID-

iris

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KERAT-

corena; transparent tissue of the anterior eyeball

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LABYRINTH-

labyrinth, inner ear

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lacrim-

tears

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MYRING-

tympanic membrane

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ocul-

eye
oculus, oculi (m.)

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op-, ops-, opt-

vision, seeing

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OPHTHALM-

eye

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OT-

ear

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PHOT-

light

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pupill-

pupil of the eye
pupilla, pupillae (f.)

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retin-

retina
retina, retinae (f.)

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SCLER-

sclera; tough white covering of the eyeball
sclera, sclerae (f.)

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SCOP-

to look

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TYMPAN-

tympanic membrane

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ANGI-

(blood) vessel, duct

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aort, aortic-

aorta
aorta, aortae (f.)

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arteri-

artery
arteria, arteriae (f.)

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atri-

atrium (a chamber of the heart)
atrium, atrii (n.)

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BRADY-

slow

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capill-

capillary

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CARDI-, cord-

heart

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EURY-

wide, broad

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LYMPH-, LYMPHAT-

lymph

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papill

nipple-like projection

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PHLEB-

vein

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RHYTHM-

rhythm

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sanguin-, sangui-

blood

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sept-

septum, dividing wall
septum, septi (n.)

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SPHYGM-

pulse

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STAL-, STOL-

to send

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STEN-

narrow

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TACHY-

quick, fast

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TENS-, TENSI-

tension, stretching, tone

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TOP-

place

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valv-, valvul-

valve

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vas-

(blood) vessel, duct
vas, vasis (n.) vasorum

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ven-

vein
vena, venae (f.)

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LYMPHADEN-

lymph node

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LEMPHANGY-

lymphatic vessel