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acanth(o)

spiny; thorny

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andr(o)

masculine

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chlor(o)

chlorine, green

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chrom(o), chromat(o)

color

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crypt(o)

hidden; obscure

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cyan(o)

blue

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eosin(o)

red

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erythr(o)

red, redness

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granul(o)

granular

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gyn(o), gyne, gynec(o)

women

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home(o), hom(o)

same; constant

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ichthy(o)

dry; scaly; fishy

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idi(o)

distinct; unkown

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immun(o)

safe; immune

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leuk(o)

white

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macr(o)

large; long

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meg(a), megal(o)

large; million

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melan(o)

black; dark

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micr(o)

small, tiny

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mio

smaller; less

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morph(o)

structure; shape

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norm(o)

normal

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physi(o)

physical; natural

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pseud(o)

false

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scler(o)

hardness; hardening

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scolio

crooked; bent

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spher(o)

round; spherical

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staphyl(o)

grapelike clusters

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sten(o)

narrowness

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strept(o)

twisted chains; streptococci

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terat(o)

monster (as a malformed fetus)

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xanth(o)

yellow