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ADEN-

gland

2

AER-

air, gas, oxygen

3

BLENN-

mucus

4

CEL(I)-

abdomen

5

CH(E)IL-

lip

6

CHRON-

time, timing

7

CLA(S)-, -CLAST

break (up), destroy

8

-DESIS

binding

9

DESM-

[binding] ligament, connective tissue

10

DYNAM-

force, power, energy

11

GER-

old age

12

GNATH-

(lower) jaw

13

ISCH-, -SCHE-

suppress, check

14

KLEPT-

steal

15

LEI-

smooth

16

LEP-

attack, seizure

17

MAN-

be mad

18

MEL-

limb

19

MORPH-

form, shape

20

NOM-

law

21

OMPHAL-

navel, umbilicus

22

PED-

child

23

PEN-

decrease, deficiency

24

-PEX-

fixing, (surgical) attachment

25

PLAS(T)-

form, develop

26

PRESBY-

old age

27

PROSTAT-

[one who stands before] prostate gland

28

PTY-

spit

29

PTYAL-

saliva

30

RRHAPH-

suture

31

SIT-

food

32

STA(T)-

stand, stop

33

TAX-

(muscular) coordination

34

THERM-

heat, (body) temperature

35

TROP-

turning