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ARACHN-

spider, web,; arachnoid membrane

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CHLOR-

green

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CHONDR-

cartilage

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DACTYL-

finger, toe

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DERM(AT)-, -DERMA

skin

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(H)ELC-

ulcer

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HIDR(OT)-, -IDR-

sweat

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HIST(I)-

[web] tissue

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HYDR-

water, fluid

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HYPN-

sleep

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ICTER-

jaundice

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IN-, INOS

fiber, muscle

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IS-

equal, same, similar, alike

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MENING-, -MENINX

meningeal membrane, meninges

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MY(S)-

[mouse] muscle

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MYC(ET)-

[Mushroom] fungus

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MYEL-

bone marrow, spinal cord

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NARC-

stupor, numbness

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NECR-

corpse, dead

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OLIG-

few, deficient

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ONYCH-

fingernail, toenail

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POD-

foot

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POLI-

[gray] gray matter of the brain and spinal cord

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POLY-

many, excessive

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POR-

passage, opening, duct, pore, cavity

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PSYCH-

[soul] mind

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SOM(AT)-, -SOMA

body

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STHEN-

strength

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TRACHEL-

neck, cervix

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XANTH-

yellow