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Aden/o
Adenoid

Gland
Resembling a gland

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Agglutin/o
Agglutination

Clumping, gluing
Process of clumping

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Bas/o
Basophils

Base(alkaline, opposite of acid)
attraction to base (alkaline dyes)

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Blast/o
Erythroblastosis

Embryonic cell
Abnormal increase of embryonic read cells

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Chrom/o
Hypochromic

Color
Under decrease in color

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Eosin/o
Eosinophil

Dawn(rose-colored)
Attraction for rose colored (dye)

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Erythr/o
Erythrocyte

Red
Red cell

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Granul/o
Granulocyte

Granule
Cell containing granules

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Hem/o
hemophobia

Blood
fear of blood

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Hemat/o
Hematoma

Blood
Blood tumor

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Immun/o
Immunology

Immune, immunity, safe
Study of immunity

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Kary/o
Karyolysis

Nucleus
Destructure of the nucleus

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Nucle/o
Mononuclear

Nucleus
Pertaining to a single nucleus

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Leuk/o
Leukemia

White
White blood condition

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Lymphaden/o
Lymphadenopathy

Lymph gland (node)
Disease of lymph nodes

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Lymph/o
lymphoid

Lymph
Resembling lymph

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Lymphangi/o
Lymphangioma

Lymph Vessel
Tumor composed of lymph vessels

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Morph/o
Morphology

Form, shape, structure
Study of foreign, shape, and structure

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Myel/o
Myelogenic

Bone marrow; spinal cord
Relating to the origin in bone marrow

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Neutr/o
Neutrophilic

Neutral, neither
Pertain to an attraction for neutral dyes

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Phag/o
Phagocyte

Swallowing, eating
Cell that eats foreign material

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Plas/o
aplastic

Formation, growth
Pertain to a failure to form

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Poikil/o
Poikilocyte

Varied, irregularly
Cell that is irregular or varied in shape

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Reticul/o
Reticulocyte

Net, mesh
Cell that contains a net or meshwork

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Ser/o
Serology

Serum
Study of serum

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Sider/o
Sideropenia

Iron
Deficiency of iron

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Splen/o
Splenorrhagia

Spleen
Bursting forth of the spleen

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Thromb/o
Thrombosis

Blood clot
Abnormal condition of a blood clot

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Thym/o
Thymopathy

Thymus gland
Disease of the thymus gland

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Xen/o
Xenograft

Foreign, strange
Foreign transplantation also called heterograft