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4.1
en- cephal- o
cephal- o
en- cephal- on

the brain

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4.2
cerebr- o
cerebr al
cerebr-um

the cerebrum; brain

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4.3
cereb- ell- o
cereb ral
cereb- ell- um

the cerebellum

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4.4
membran- o
"skin"
membran- a

membrane

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4.5
mening- o
meningitis
meninx

meninges

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4.6
ep- en- dym- o
"put on over"
ep- en- dyma

the ependyma

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4.7
neur- o
neurosis

nerve

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4.8
nerv- i
nervous
nerv- us

nerve

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4.9
gangli(on)- o
"knot"
gangli- on

ganglion

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4.10
neuron- o
neuron

nerve cell

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4.11
(neur- o)gli- o
glue
neur- o- gli- a

neuroglia

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4.12
rad- i- cul- o
root
rad- I- cul- a

radicle

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4.13
sym- path(et)- o
sym- path- ic- o

sympathetic nerves

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4.14
vag- o
vagabond

vagus nerve

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4.15
ophthalm- o

eye

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4.16
opt(ic)- o
optical

eye

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4.17
ocul- o
binocular
ocul- us

eye

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4.18
cor- e
cor(e)- o
"girl"

pupil

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4.19
pup- ill- o
"little girl"
pup- ill- a

pupil

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4.20
ker(at)- o
hor n

cornea

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4.21
corne- o
horn
corne- a

cornea

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4.22
scler- o
x- o- sclerosis
scler- a

sclera

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4.23
retin- o
"net"
retin- a

retina

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4.24
uve- o
"grape"
uve- a

uvea

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4.25
ir(id)- o
iridescent
iris

iris

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4.26
cycle- o
bicycle

ciliary body

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4.27
cili- o
cili- ar- o
cili a

ciliary body

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4.28
chor- oid- o
chori- o
"afterbirth"

choroid

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4.29
con- junct- iv- o
conjunction
con- junct- iv- a

conjunctiva

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4.30
canth- o
canton
canth - us

canthus