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Amni/o, amnion/o

Amnion, amniotic fluid

2

Chori/o

Chorion

3

Embry/o

Embryo, to be full (cuz when you have an embryo in you your pregnant and you're full)

4

Fet/o, fet/i

Fetus, unborn child

5

Gravid/o

Pregnant (b/c in some cases being pregnant can be grave)

6

Lact/o

Milk

7

Nat/o

Birth (neonatology = the study of new birth)

8

Omphal/o

Umbilicus, navel

9

Par/o, part/o

Bear, give birth to, labor, childbirth (post-partum= after childbirth)

10

Puerper/o

Childbirth

11

Cephal/o

Head

12

Esophag/o

Esophagus

13

Pelv/i, pelv/o

Pelvic bone, pelvis

14

Prim/i

First

15

Pseud/o

False

16

Pylor/o

Pylorus, pyloric sphincter