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alges/o

sensitivity to pain
analgesic

2

anti-

against
antidepressant

3

arrhythm/o

rhythm
antiarrhythmic

4

bi-

life
antibiotic

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bronch/o

bronchus
bronchodilator

6

bucc/o

cheek
buccal medication

7

chem/o

pertaining to a chemical, drug
chemotherapy

8

coagul/o

clotting
anticoagulant

9

cutane/o

skin
subcutaneous

10

cyan/o

blue
cyanosis

11

esthesi/o

feeling, sensation
anesthesia

12

fung/o

fungus
antifungal

13

gloss/o

tongue
hypoglossal

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hyper

excessive
antihypertensive

15

hypno-

sleep
hypnotic

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-ia

condition; noun ending
analgesia

17

immun/o

immune, protection
immunosuppressant

18

intra-

within
intradermal

19

-ist

practitioner
pharmacist

20

lingu/o

tongue
sublingual

21

lip/o

fat
lipid

22

-logy

the study of
pharmacology

23

muscul/o

muscle
intramuscular medication

24

neo-

new
antineoplastic

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or/o

mouth
oral medication

26

pharmac/o

drugs, medicine
pharmacy

27

rect/o

rectum
rectal medication

28

skelet/o

skeleton
skeletal muscle relaxant

29

sub-

under, below
sublingual

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toxic/o

poison
toxicology

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vagin/o

vagina
vaginal medication

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ven/o

vein
intravenous