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Abdomin- abdomino-

Area between diaphragm and pelvis

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Aden- adeno-

Gland

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Arthr- arthro-

Joint

3

Bio

Life

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Carcin- carcino-

Cancer

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Cardi- cardio-

Heart

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Cephal- cephalo-

Head

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Chole

Bile (gallbladder)

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Chondr- chondro-

Cartilage

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Cleid- cleido-

Clavicle

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Cost

Rib

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Cyt- cyto-

Cell

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Derm- derma-

Skin

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Enter- entero-

Intestine

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Gastr- gastro-

Stomach

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Gynec- gyneco-

Female; woman

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Hem- hema- hemato- hemo-

Blood

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Hist- histio-

Tissue

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Hyster- hystero-

Uterus

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Idio

Self; separate

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Lact- lacto-

Milk

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Leuc- leuk- leuko

White

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Neph- nephron

Kidney

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Neuro

Nerve

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Psych- psycho-

Soul; mind

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Somat- somato-

Body

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Vas- vaso-

Vessel or duct