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Flashcards in Blood, Lymph, and Immune System Deck (41):
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aden/o

gland

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agglutin/o

clumping, gluing

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bas/o

base (alkaline, opposite of acid)

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blast/o

embryonic cell

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chrom/o

color

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eosin/o

dawn (rose-colored)

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erythr/o

red

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granul/o

granule

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hem/o, hemat/o

blood

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immun/o

immune, immunity, safe

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kary/o, nucle/o

nucleus

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leuk/o

white

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lymphaden/o

lymph gland (node)

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lymph/o

lymph

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lymphangi/o

lymph vessel

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morph/o

form, shape, structure

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myel/o

bone marrow; spinal cord

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neutr/o

neutral, neither

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phag/o

swallowing, eating

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plas/o

formation, growth

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poikil/o

varied, irregular

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reticul/o

net, mesh

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ser/o

serum

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sider/o

iron

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splen/o

spleen

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thromb/o

blood clot

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thym/o

thymus gland

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xen/o

foreign, strange

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-blast

embryonic cell

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-emia

blood condition

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-globin

protein

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-graft

transplantation

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-osis

abnormal condition; increase

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-penia

decrease, deficiency

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-phil

attraction for

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-phoresis

carrying, transmission

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-phylaxis

protection

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-poiesis

formation, production

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-stasis

standing still

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allo-

other, differing from the normal

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aniso-

unequal, dissimilar