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1

arc/o

extremities, top, extreme point

2

amni/o

amnion (sac surrounding the embryo in the uterus)

3

angi/o

vessel

4

axill/o

armpit

5

blephar/o

eyelid

6

inguin/o

groin

7

isch/o

to hold back

8

lapar/o

abdomen, abdominal wall

9

laryng/o

larynx

10

lymph/o

lymph

11

mamm/o

breast

12

mast/o

breast

13

my/o

muscle

14

myel/o

bone marrow, spinal cord, brain

15

necr/o

death

16

neutr/o

neutrophil (a white blood cell)

17

carcin/o

cancer

18

chem/o

chemical

19

chondr/o

cartilage

20

arteri/o

artery

21

athr/o

plack

22

arthr/o

joints

23

ot/o

ear

24

peritone/o

peritoneum

25

phleb/o

vein

26

plas/o

formation, development

27

pneumon/o

lungs

28

pulmon/o

lungs

29

sarc/o

flesh

30

thromb/o

clot

31

tonsill/o

tonsils

32

ven/o

vein

33

ven/i

vein