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Carp/o

Wrist bones

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cib/o

meals

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cis/o

to cut

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cost/o

rib

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cutane/o

skin

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dactyl/o

fingers, toes

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duct/o

to lead, carry

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flex/o

to bend

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furc/o

forking, branching

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gloss/o

tongue

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glyc/o

sugar

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immun/o

protection

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morph/o

shape, form

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mort/o

death

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nat/i

birth

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nect/o

to bind, tie, connect

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norm/o

rule, order

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ox/o

oxygen

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pub/o

pubis (pubic bone)

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seps/o

infection

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somn/o

sleep

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son/o

sound

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the/o

to put, place

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thel/o, theli/o

nipple

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thyr/o

thyroid gland

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top/o

place, position, location

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trache/o

windpipe, trachea

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urethr/o

urethra

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-blast

embryonic, immature

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-crine

to secrete

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-drome

to run

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-fusion

coming together; to pour

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-gen

substance that produces

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-lapse

to slide, fall, sag

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-lysis

breakdown, destruction, separation

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-meter

to measure

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-mission

to send

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-or

one who

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-oxia

oxygen

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-partum

birth, labor

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-phoria

to bear, carry; feeling (mental state)

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-physis

to grow

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-plasia

development, formation, growth

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-plasm

structure or formation

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-pnea

breathing

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-ptosis

falling, drooping, prolapse

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-rrhea

flow, discharge