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Abdomin/o

Abdomen

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Adip/o

Fat

2

Anter/o

Front

3

Bol/o

Cast, throw

4

Cervic/o

Neck (of body or uterus)

5

Chondr/o

Cartilage

6

Chrom/o

Color

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Coccyg/o

Coccyx (tailbone)

8

Crani/o

Skull

9

Cyt/o

Cell

10

Dist/o

Far, distant

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Dors/o

Back portion of the body

12

Hist/o

Tissue

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ili/o

Ilium (part of the pelvic bone)

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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 (side and back between ribs and pelvis)

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Medi/o

Middle

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Nucle/o

Nucleus

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Pelv/i

Pelvis, hip region

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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

25

Spin/o

Spine, backbone

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Thel/o, Theli/o

Nipple

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Thorac/o

Chest

28

Trache/o

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)

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Viscer/o

Internal organs