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1

aden/o

gland

2

adren/o, adrenal/o

adrenal gland

3

andr/o

male

4

crin/o

to secrete

5

dips/o

thirst

6

gluc/o, glucos/o, glyc/o

glucose (sugar)

7

hormon/o

hormone (an urging on)

8

ket/o, keton/o

ketone bodies

9

pancreat/o

pancreas

10

thym/o

thymus gland

11

thyr/o, thyroid/o

thyroid gland (shield)