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AUT-

self

2

CRIN-

[separate] secrete, secretion

3

ESTHE(S)

sensation, sensitivity, sense

4

GEN(E)-, -GEN

come into being; produce

5

GRAM

write, record

6

GRAPH-

healer, physician; treatment

7

IDI-

of one's self

8

KINE-

move

9

KINES(I)

movement, motion

10

LY(S)

destroy, breakdown

11

MYX-

mucus

12

ORTH-

straight, erect; normal

13

OT-

ear

14

PATH--

[suffering] disease

15

PHIL-

love, have an affinity ffor

16

PT-

fall, sag, drop, prolapse

17

PYR-

[fire] fever, burning

18

PYRET-

fever

19

PYREX-

be feverish

20

RHE-

[run] flow, secrete

21

RHAG-

[burst forth] flow profusely, hemorrhage

22

RHEX-

rupture

23

RHIN-

nose

24

SCOP-

look at, examine

25

SEP-

[be putrid] be infected

26

TA-

stretching

27

TEL-

end, completion

28

TEN-, TENON(T)-

tendon

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THERAP(EU)-

treat medically, heal

30

TOM-

a cutting, slice, incision

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TON-

[a stretching] (muscular) tone, tension