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BRACHY

short

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CAC, KAK

bad

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CAU, CAUS

to burn

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CLI, CLEI

to close

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CLEIST

closed

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CLY(S)

to wash

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CROT

pulse, beat

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DOLICH

long

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EDE

to swell

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LEPT

thin, delicate

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LOG

word, speech or reason

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MES

middle

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MYX

mucus slime

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OXY, OX

sharp, acid, oxygen

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PETR

rock

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PHON

sound, voice

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PHOT

light

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POIE-

to make

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PRESBY-

old

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PYR-, PYRET-

five, fever

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PYREX

fever

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RHIZ-, -RRHIZ-

root

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GLAUC-

silvery, grey, green

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GON(Y), GONAT

knee

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(H)APT

to touch

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(H)APH-

sense of touch

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KARY-, CARY-

nucleus, nut

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KERAT, CERAT, KER, CER

horn, horny tissue cornea

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LEPID

scale

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NEM, NEMAT

thread

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NOS

disease

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ONC, -ONCUS

tumor, swelling

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PHRA-

to speak

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PNEUM-, PNEUMAT-

air, gas

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PHYLAC(T)-

to guard, to protect

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PORPHYR-

purple

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SARC-

flesh

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SCLER-

hard

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SEP-

to rot, to putrify

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SIT-

food

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SPLEN-

spleen

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STEN-

narrow

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STERE-

solid, three dimensional