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What is the meaning of the root: abdomin/o?

abdomen

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What is the meaning of the root: an/o?

anus

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What is the meaning of the root: append/o?

appendix

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What is the meaning of the root: appendic/o?

appendix

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What is the meaning of the root: bil/o?

bile

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What is the meaning of the root: bucc/o?

check

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What is the meaning of the root: cec/o?

cecum

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What is the meaning of the root: cheil/o?

lips

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What is the meaning of the root: cholangi/o?

bile duct; bile vessel

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What is the meaning of the root: cholecyst/o?

gallbladder

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What is the meaning of the root: choledoch/o?

common bile duct (CBD)

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What is the meaning of the root: col/o?

colon

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What is the meaning of the root: colon/o?

colon

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What is the meaning of the root: dent/o?

tooth

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What is the meaning of the root: duoden/o?

duodenum

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What is the meaning of the root: enter/o?

small intestine; intestine

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What is the meaning of the root: esophag/o?

esophagus

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What is the meaning of the root: gastr/o?

stomach

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What is the meaning of the root: gingiv/o?

gums

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What is the meaning of the root: gloss/o?

tongue

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What is the meaning of the root: hepat/o?

liver

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What is the meaning of the root: herni/o?

hernia

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What is the meaning of the root: ile/o?

ileum

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What is the meaning of the root: jejun/o?

jejunum

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What is the meaning of the root: labi/o?

lips

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What is the meaning of the root: lapar/o?

abdomen

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What is the meaning of the root: lingu/o?

tongue

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What is the meaning of the root: lith/o?

stone

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What is the meaning of the root: odont/o?

tooth

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What is the meaning of the root: orex/i?

appetite

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What is the meaning of the root: or/o?

mouth

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What is the meaning of the root: pancreat/o?

pancreas

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What is the meaning of the root: peritone/o?

peritoneum

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What is the meaning of the root: pharyng/o?

throat; pharynx

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What is the meaning of the root: proct/o?

rectum

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What is the meaning of the root: pylor/o?

pyolorus; pyloric sphincter

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What is the meaning of the root: rect/o?

rectum

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What is the meaning of the root: sial/o?

saliva

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What is the meaning of the root: sialaden/o?

salivary gland

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What is the meaning of the root: sigmoid/o?

sigmoid colon

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What is the meaning of the root: steat/o?

fat

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What is the meaning of the root: stomat/o?

mouth

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What is the meaning of the root: viscer/o?

internal organs

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What root means: abdomen? (2)

abdomin/o; lapar/o

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What root means: anus?

an/o

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What root means: appendix? (2)

append/o; appendic/o

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What root means: bile?

bil/i

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What root means: cheek?

bucc/o

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What root means: cecum?

cec/o

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What root means: lips? (2)

cheil/o; labi/o

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What root means: bile duct; bile vessel?

cholangi/o

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What root means: gallbladder?

cholecyt/o?

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What root means: common bile duct (CBD)?

choledoch/o

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What root means: colon? (2)

col/o; colon/o

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What root means: tooth? (2)

dent/o; odont/o

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What root means: duodenum?

duoden/o

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What root means: small intestine; intestine?

enter/o

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What root means: esophagus?

esophag/o

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What root means: stomach?

gastr/o

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What root means: gums? (2)

gingiv/o; lingul/o

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What root means: tongue? (2)

gloss/o; lingu/o

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What root means: liver?

hepat/o

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What root means: hernia?

herni/o

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What root means: ileum?

ile/o

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What root means: jejunum?

jejun/o

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What root means: stone?

lith/o

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What root means: appetite?

orex/i

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What root means: mouth? (2)

or/o; stomat/o

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What root means: pancreas?

pancreat/o

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What root means: peritoneum?

peritone/o

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What root means: throat; pharynx?

pharyng/o

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What root means: rectum? (2)

proct/o; rect/o

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What root means: pylorus; pyloric sphincter?

pylorus

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What root means: saliva?

sial/o

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What root means: salivary gland?

sialaden/o

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What root means: sigmoid colon?

sigmoid/o

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What root means: fat?

steat/o

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