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2.1
anthrop- o-
anthrop- o- log- ist
anthrop- o- genic

humanity
one who studies humanity
produced by humanity

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2.2
som(at)- o-
somat- o- path0 o- genet- icist

the body
one who specializes in the science of the production of diseases of the body

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2.3
derm(at)- o-

the skin

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2.4
epi- derm(at)- o-
epi- derm- o- lyt- ic

the epidermis
p.t. the disintegration of the epidermis (diagnostic)
p.t. the separation of the adhesions of the epidermis (therapeutic)

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2.5
cyt- o-
x- o- cyt- e
laryng- o- cyt- e
dermatologist- o- cyt- ic

cell
a cell of x
a cell of the larynx
p.t. the cells of the skin

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2.6
arthr- o
arthr- it is
arthr- al- itis

joint
the inflammation of the joints
the inflammation of something p.t. the joints

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2.7
acr- o
acr- o- mast- itis
acr- o- mast- itis

extreme parts (extremities)
the inflammation of the extremities of a breast
the inflammation of a breast, involving the extremities

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2.8
mel- o
mel- o- acr- it- ic
arthr- o- mel- it- ic

limb
p.t. the inflammation of the extremities of the limbs
p.t. the inflammation of the limbs, involving the joints

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acr- o- mel- osis
acr- o- mel- ot- o- plasty

an abnormal condition involving the extremities of the limbs
the surgical repairing of something involving an abnormal condition involving the extremities of the limbs

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2.9
cephal- o-
en- cephal- itis

the head
the inflammation of something inside the head (en)

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2.10
trich- o
trich- in - osis

hair
an abnormal condition involving a substance (in means substance) of the hair

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2.13
ot- o
ot- o- laryng- o- logy

ear
the study of the larynx, involving the ear

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2.14
rhin- o

the nose

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2.15
prosop- o

the face

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2.16
faci- o
faci- al

the face
p.t. the face

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2.17
cervic- o
cervic- al

the neck
p.t. the neck
p.t the cervix uteri

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2.18
trachel- o
trachel- ectomy

the neck
the cutting out of the cervix of the uterus

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2.19
om- o
acr- o- mel- o- dysplasia

shoulder
the defective formation of the extremities of a/the limb(s)

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2.20
brachi- o
brachi- o- ancon- ot- ic

arm
p.t. an abnormal condition involving an elbow, involving an arm

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2.21
ancon- o-
ancon- o- brachial- ot- ic

elbow
an abnormal condition involving an arm, involving an elbow

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2.22
ch(e)ir- o-
cheir- urge- on

hand
meaning one who works with their hands

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2.23
dactyl- o
cheir- o- dactyl- ia

digit
an abnormal condition involving a/the digits of a/the hand

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2.24
onych- o
dactyl- onych- o- schist- ic

nail
p.t the splitting of a/the nail(s), involving a/the digits

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2.25
thorac- o-

the chest

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2.26
stetho- o

the chest

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2.27
mast- o

breast

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2.28
mamm- o-
mammal

breast

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2.30
omphal- o-

the navel

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2.31
umbil(ic)- o-

the navel

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2.32
glut(e)- o-

buttock