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ACOU(S)-, ACU(S)-

hear

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AMNI-

fetal membrane, amniotic sac, amnion

3

ASC-, ASCIT-

[leather bag] bladder, sac, bag

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BARY-

heavy, dull, hard

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CENTE-

pierce

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CHROM-, CHROMA-, CHROMAT-

color, pigment

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DIPS-

thirst

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EDEMA, EDEMAT-

swelling

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EME-

vomit

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ECHO-

reverberating sound, echo

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GNO(S)-

know/knowledge/perceiving

12

LAL-

talk/speech

13

LAPAR-

abdomen, abdominal wall

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LEX-

read/talk

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MNE-

remember

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NE-

new

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NO-

mind, mental activity, comprehension

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OREC-, OREX-

have an appetite

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OX(Y)-

acute, pointed; rapid: acid/sharp-sounding, oxygen

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PHA-

speak, communicate, point out

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PHAG-

swallow, eat

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PHARMAC(EU)-

medicine, drug

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PHEM-

speech

24

PHOB-

(abnormal fear)

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PHON-

voice, sound

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PHRAC-, PHRAG-

enclose, obstruct

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PHRAS-

speak

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PHREN-

mind; diaphragm, midrift, intellegence

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PHYLAC-

protection (against disease)

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PHYS(I)-

nature, appearance

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PHYT-

plant (organism), growth

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POIE-

produce, make

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SAPR-

rotten, putrid, decaying

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STEAR-, STEAT-

fat, sebum, sebaceous glands