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abdomin/o

abdomen

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acr/o

extreme point

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acu/o

sharp, severe, sudden

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aden/o

gland

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adip/o

fat

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angi/o

vessel

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arteri/o

artery

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arthr/o

joint

9

axill/o

armpit

10

bi/o

life

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blephar/o

eyelid

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bronch/o

bronchial tubes

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carcin/o

cancer

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cardi/o

heart

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chem/o

drug, chemical

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chondr/o

cartillage

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chron/o

time

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col/o

colon (large intestine)

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cyst/o

bladder

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encephal/o

brain

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erythr/o

red

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hem/o

blood

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hepat/o

liver

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hydr/o

water

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inguin/o

groin

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isch/o

to hold back

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lapar/o

abdomen, abdominal wall

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laryng/o

larynx

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leuk/o

white

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lymph/o

lymph

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mamm/o

breast

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mast/o

breast

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morph/o

shape, form

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muc/o

mucus

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my/o

muscle

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myel/o

spinal cord, bone marrow

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necr/o

death

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nephr/o

kidney

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neur/o nerve

nerve

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neutr/o

neutrophil

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nucle/o

nucleus

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opthalm/o

eye

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oste/o

bone

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ot/o

ear

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path/o

disease

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peritone/o

peritoneum

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phag/o

to eat, swallow

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phleb/o

vein

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plas/o

formation, developement

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pleur/o

pleura

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pneumon/o

lungs

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pulmon/o

lungs

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radi/o

x-rays

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rect/o

rectum

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ren/o

kidney

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rhin/o

nose

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sarc/o

flesh

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splen/o

spleen

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staphyl/o

clusters

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strept/o

twisted chains

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thorac/o

chest

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thromb/o

clot

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tonsill/o

tonsils

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trache/o

trachea

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ven/o

vein

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aneter/o

front

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bol/o

throw

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anter/o

front

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cervic/o

neck

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chrom/o

colour

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coccyg/o

tailbone

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cyt/o

cell

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dist/o

far

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dors/o

back portion of the body

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hist/o, histi/o

tissue

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ili/o

ilium

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inguin/o

groin

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kary/o

nucleus

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later/o

side

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lumb/o

lower back

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medi/o

middle

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pelv/i

pelvis

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poster/o

back

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proxim/o

close

85

sacr/o

sacrum

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sarc/o

flesh

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thel/o, theli/o

nipple

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thorac/o

chest

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umbilic/o

naval

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ventr/o

front

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viscer/o

internal organs

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carp/o

wrist bone

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cib/o

meals

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cost/o

rib

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cutane/o

skin

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dactyl/o

fingers, toes

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duct/o

to lead, carry

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flex/o

bend

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furc/o

branching

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gloss/o

tongue

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glyc/o

sugar

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immun/o

protection

103

mort/o

death

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nat/i

birth

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nect/o

bind, tie

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norm/o

rule, order

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pub/o

pubis