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aque/o

water

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blephar/o

eyelid

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conjuctiv/o

conjuctiva

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cor/o

pupil

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corne/o

cornea

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cycl/o

ciliary body or muscle of the eye

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dacry/o

tears, tear duct

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ir/o,
irid/o

iris (colored portion of the eye around the pupil)

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kerat/o

cornea

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lacrim/o

tears

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ocul/o

eye

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ophthalm/o

eye

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opt/o
optic/o

eye, vision

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palpebr/o

eyelid

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papill/o

optic disc; nipple-like

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phac/o
phak/o

lens of the eye

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pupill/o

pupil

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retin/o

retina

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scler/o

sclera (white of the eye); hard

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uve/o

uvea; vascular layer of the eye (iris, ciliary body, and choroid)

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vitre/o

glassy

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ambly/o

dull, dim

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dipl/o

double

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glauc/o

gray

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mi/o

smaller, less

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mydr/o

widen, enlarge

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nyct/o

night

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phot/o

light

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presby/o

old age

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scot/o

darkness

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xer/o

dry

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-opia

vision

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-opsia

vision

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-tropia

to turn