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ANDR-

man, male

2

ANKYL-, ANCYL-

fused, stiffened; hooked, crooked

3

APHRODIS(I)

sexual desire

4

OLIGOS

few, less, small

5

BRACHY-

short

6

CRYPT-

hidden, latent

7

DEM-

people, population

8

DOLICH-

long, narrow, slender

9

DROM-

a running

10

ER-, EROT-

sexual desire

11

GYN(EC)-

woman, female

12

HELMINT(H)-

(intestinal) worm

13

NEMAT-

thread (worm)

14

NOS-

disease, illness

15

ODONT-

tooth

16

PALI(N)

back, again

17

PAN(T)-

all, entire, every

18

PHOR-

bearing, carrying

19

PHOS-, PHOT-

light, daybreak

20

PLEC-, PLEG-

strike, paralyze

21

R(H)ACHI-

spine

22

SCHIZ-, SCHIST-, -SCHISIS

split, cleft, fissure

23

SPONDYL-

vertebra

24

-STAXIS, -STAXIA

dripping, oozing(of blood)

25

THAN(AT)-

death

26

THE-

place, put

27

TRICH-

hair

28

TROPH-

nourishment