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alveol/o

alveolus (air sac)

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bronch/o, bronchi/o

bronchus (airway)

2

bronchiol/o

bronchiole (small airway)

3

capn/o, carb/o

carbon dioxide

4

laryng/o

larynx (voice box)

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lob/o

lobe (a portion)

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nas/o, rhin/o

nose

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or/o

mouth

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ox/o

oxygen

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palat/o

palate

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pharyng/o

pharynx (throat)

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phren/o

diaphragm (also mind)

12

pleur/o

pleura (lining of the lungs)

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pneum/o, pneumon/o

air or lung

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pulmon/o

lung

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sinus/o

sinus (cavity)

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spir/o, -pnea (suffix)

breathing

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thorac/o, pector/o, steth/o

chest

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tonsill/o

tonsil

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trache/o

trachea (windpipe)

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uvul/o

uvula

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