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alges/o

sense of pain

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astr/o

star

3

clon/o

rapid contracting and relaxing

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dur/o

dura mater

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encephal/o

brain

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esthes/o

sensation, feeling

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gli/o

glue

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mening/o

meninges

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myel/o

spinal cord

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neur/o

nerve

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poli/o

gray mater

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pont/o

pons

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radicul/o

nerve root

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thec/o

sheath (as in meninges)

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ton/o

tone

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-paresis

weakness

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-phasia

speech

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-plegia

paralysis

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-taxia

muscle coordination

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-trophic

pertaining to development