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gland

aden/o

2

adrenal grand

adrenal/o

3

sex glands

gonad/o

4

pancreas

pancreat/o

5

parathyroid gland

parathyroid/o

6

pituitary gland

pituitar/o

7

thyroid glands

thyr/o, thyroid/o

8

male

andr/o

9

calcium

calc/o, calci/o

10

cortex, outer region

cortic/o

11

secrete

crin/o

12

thirst

dips/o

13

female

estr/o

14

sugar

gluc/o, glyc/o

15

sameness

home/o

16

hormone

hormon/o

17

potassium

kal/i

18

milk

lact/o, galact/o

19

sodium

natr/o

20

mucus

myx/o, muc/o

21

growing

phys/o

22

body

somat/o

23

solid structure

ster/o

24

childbirth

toc/o

25

poison

toxic/o

26

urine

ur/o

27

assemble, gather together

-agon

28

blood condition

-emia

29

substance

-in, -ine

30

stimulating the function of

-tropin

31

urine condition

-uria

32

good normal

eu-

33

excessive; above

hyper-

34

deficient, below; under, less than normal

hypo-

35

rapid, sharp

oxy-

36

all

pan-

37

many or increased

poly-

38

four

tetra-

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three

tri-