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acu/o

sharp

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alb/o

white

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anis/o

unequal

3

anter/o

front

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bi/o

life

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bol/o

to throw or cast off

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carcin/o

cancer

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chlor/o

green

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chrom/o

color

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chron/o

time

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cis/o

to cut

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cyan/o

blue

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dextr/o

right

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dipl/o

double

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dist/o

far

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dors/o

back

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duct/o

to carry or lead

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ectop/o

misplaced

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electr/o

electricity

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eosin/o

rosy, dawn colored

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erythr/o

red

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furc/o

forking, branching

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gen/o

begining

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gnos/o

knowledge

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granul/o

granules

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heter/o

different

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hist/o

tissue

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hom/o

same

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inguin/o

groin

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is/o

equal

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kinesi/o

movement

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later/o

side

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leuk/o

white

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lith/o

stone, calculus

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medi/o

middle

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melan/o

black

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mon/o

single

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morph/o

shape, form

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mort/o

death

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muc/o

mucus

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mult/i

many

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myc/o

fungus

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nat/i

birth

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ne/o

new

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necro/o

death

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nect/o

to bind, connect

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norm/o

rule, order

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null/i

none

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onc/o

mass, tumor

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path/o

disease

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pex/o

fixation

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phil/o

love, attraction to

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physio/o

nature

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plas/o

development

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poster/o

back

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prot/o

first

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proxim/o

near

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py/o

pus

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pyr/o

fire, fever

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radi/i

rays

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sarc/o

flesh

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scop/o

examination

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secti/o

to cut

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seps/o

infection

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sinistr/o

left

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somn/o

sleep

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son/o

sound

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staphyl/o

clusters, grapes

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strept/o

twisted chains

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thel/o

nipple-like

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the/o

to put or place

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therm/o

heat

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tom/o

to cut

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top/o

place, position

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tr/i

three

75

un/i

one

76

ventr/o

belly side

77

viscer/o

internal organs

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xanth/o

yellow