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alveol/o

small, hollow air sac

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anthrac/o

coal

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aspirat/o

to draw in

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atel/o

imperfect

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bronch/i

bronchi

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bronch/o

bronchi

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bronchiol/o

bronchiole

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cheil/o

lip

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con/i

dust

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cyan/o

dark blue

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cyst/o

sac

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diaphragmat/o

diaphragm

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fibr/o

fiber

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halat/o

breathe

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laryng/o

larynx

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laryng/o

larynx

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lob/o

lobe

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mes/o

middle

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nas/o

nose

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olfact/o

smell

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or/o

mouth

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orth/o

straight

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ox/o

oxygen

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palat/o

palate

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pector/o

chest

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pharyng/o

pharynx

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pleur/o

pleura

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pneum/o

air

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pneumon/o

lung

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pulmon/o

lung

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py/o

pus

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respirat/o

breathing

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rhin/o

nose

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rhonch/o

snore

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sarc/o

flesh

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spir/o

breath

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thel/i

nipple

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thorac/o

chest

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trach/e

trachea

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trache/o

trachea

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tubercul/o

a little swelling

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ventilat/o

to air

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