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all, complete

pan-

ex: panophthalmitis

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beside, abnormal

para-

ex: parasternal

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forward

pro-

ex: prognathic

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adenoid
(enlarged tissue between back of nose and throat)

adenoid-

ex: adenoidectomy

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weight, pressure

bar-

ex: baresthesia

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color

chromat-, chrom

ex: chromatosis

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running, course

drom-

ex: sydrome

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power

dynam-

ex: dynamometer

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electricity

electr-

ex: electrolysis

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sun

heli-

ex: heliotrophic

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muscle

my-

ex: myomelanosis

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light

phot-

ex: photodermatitis

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ray, x ray

radi-

ex: radiopathology

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root

radi-, radicul-

ex: radicotomy

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root

rhiz-

ex: rhizoid

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body

somat-, som-

ex: somatopathic

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tonsil

tonsill-

ex: tonsillitis

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poison

tox-, tox(i)-

ex: toxiferous

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slow

brad(y)-

ex: bradypnea

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right

dextr-

ex: dectrogastria

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farthest

dist-

ex: distal

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other, different

heter-

ex: heterochromia

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same

hom-

ex: homotopic

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similar

home-

ex: homeomorphous

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equal

is-

ex: isobaric

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smooth

lei-

ex: leiomyoma

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thin, delicate

lept-

ex: leptodactyly

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middle

medi-

ex: medial

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middle

mes-, mesi-

ex: mesoderm, mediobuccal

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new

ne-

ex: neolithic

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thick

pach(y)-

ex: pachydermatous

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nearest

proxim-

ex: proximal

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left

sinistr-

ex: sinistromanual

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rapid, fast

tach(y)-

ex: tachyphagia

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rough

trach(y)-

ex: trachyphonia

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to speak

pha-, phem-

ex: dysphasia

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to eat, to consume

phag-

ex: phagocyte

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state

-a

ex: dyspnea

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instrument

-e

ex: gastrotome

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pertaining to

-ary

ex: coronary

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resembling, -like

-oid

ex: toxoid

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containing, pertaining to

-ous, -eous

ex: chromophilous

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relating to

-tic

ex: glycolytic

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dilation, stretching

-ectasis, -ectasia
(ec/ta/sis, ec/ta/sia)

ex: esophagectasis

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displacement

-ectopy, -ectopia
(ec/top/y, ec/ta/sia)

ex: splenectopy

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excision

-ectomy
(ex/tom/y)

ex: appendectomy

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sensitivity, perception

-esthesia
(esthe/sia)

ex: paresthesia

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taste

-geusia
(geu/sia)

ex: paresthesia

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specicalist

-ician
(ic/ian)

ex: optician

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dissolution, destruction

-lysis
(ly/sis)

ex: litholysis

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softening

-malacia
(malac/ia)

ex: osteomalacia

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instrument to measure

-meter
(met/er)

ex: audiometer

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measurement

-metry
(metr/y)

ex: cehpalometry

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pain, painful condition

-odynia
(odyn/ia)

ex: dorsodynia

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instrument to cut

-tome
(tom/e)

ex: osteotome

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incision

-tomy
(tom/y)

ex: laparotomy