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Aer/o

Air, gas

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Bar/o

Pressure

3

Chrom/o, chromat/o

Colour, stain

4

Chron/o

Time

5

Cry/o

Cold

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Electr/o

Electricity

7

Erg/o

Work

8

Phon/o

Sound, voice

9

Phot/o

Light

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Radi/o

Radiation, x-Ray

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Son/o

Sound

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Therm/o

Heat, temperature

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-graph

Instrument for recording data

14

-graphy

Act of recording data

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-gram

A record of data

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-meter

Instrument for measuring

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-metry

Measurement of

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-scope

Instrument for viewing or examining

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-scopy

Examination of

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-centesis

Puncture, tap

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-desis

Binding, fusion

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-ectomy

Excision, surgical removal

23

-pexy

Surgical fixation

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-plasty

Plastic repair, plastic surgery, reconstruction

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-rhaphy

Surgical repair, suture

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-stomy

Surgical creation of an opening

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-tome

Instrument for incising (cutting)

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-tomy

Incision, cutting

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-tripsy

Crushing