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abdomin/o

abdomen

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adip/o

fat

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anter/o

front

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bol/o

to cast (throw)

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cervic/o

neck (of the body or uterus)

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chondr/o

cartilage

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chrom/o

color

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coccyg/o

coccyx (tailbone)

9

crani/o

skull

10

cyt/o

cell

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dist/o

far, distant

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dors/o

back portion of the body

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hist/o

tissue

14

ili/o

ilium (of the pelvic bone)

15

inguin/o

groin

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kary/o

nucleus

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later/o

side

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lumb/o

lower back

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medi/o

middle

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nucle/o

nucleus

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pelv/i

pelvis

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poster/o

back, behind

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proxim/o

nearest

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sacr/o

sacrum

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sarc/o

flesh

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spin/o

spine, backbone

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thel/o

nipple

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thorac/o

chest

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trache/o

trachea, windpipe

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umbilic/o

navel, umbilicus

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ventr/o

belly side of the body

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vertebr/o

vertebra(e), backbone(s)

33

viscer/o

internal organs

34

ana-

up

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cata-

down

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epi-

above

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hypo-

below

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inter-

between

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meta-

change

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-eal

pertaining to

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-ectomy

excision, removal

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-iac

pertaining to

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-ior

pertaining to

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-ism

process, condition

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-oma

tumor, mass, swelling

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-ose

pertaining to, full of

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-plasm

formation, structure

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-somes

bodies

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-tomy

process of cutting

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-type

picture, classification