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integument/o-

skin

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cutane/o-

skin

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integu/o-

to cover

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theli/o-

cellular layer

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-um

a structure; period of time

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derm/o-

skin

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kerat/o-

cornea (of the eye); hard, fibrious protein

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ex-

out; away from

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foli/o-

leaf

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-ation

a process; being or having

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bas/o-

base of a structure; basic (alkaline)

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melan/o-

black

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-cyte

cell

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-in

a substance

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-tome

instrument used to cut; area with distinct edges

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trich/o-

hair

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sebace/o-

sebum (oil)

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per-

through; throughout

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spir/o-

breathe; a coil

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sudor/i-

sweat

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hidr/o-

sweat

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diaphore/o-

sweat

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fer/o-

to bear

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follicul/o-

follicle (small sack)

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pil/o-

hair

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erect/o-

to stand up

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ungu/o-

nail (fingernail or toenail)

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cut/i-

skin

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onych/o-

nail (fingernail or toenail)

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-cle

small thing

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-lun/o-

moon

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-ula

small thing

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adip/o-

fat

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-ose

full of

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-cere

waxy substance

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lip/o-

lipid (fat)

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-cyte

cell

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all/o-

other; strange

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-ergy

activity; process of working

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erg/o-

activity; work

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sensitive/o-

affected by; sensitive to

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-ity

state; condition

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-gen

that which produces

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loc/o-

in one place

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system/o-

the body as a whole

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ana-

apart from; excessive

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-phylaxis

condition of guarding or protecting

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phylact/o-

guarding; protecting

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cervic/o-

neck

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coll/a-

fibers that hold together

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elast/o-

flexing; stretching

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-rrhage

excessive flow or discharge

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extra-

outside of

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vas/o-

blood vessel; vas deferens

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contus/o-

bruising

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ecchym/o-

blood in the tissues

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fiss/o-

splitting

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-ure

system; result of

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vesic/o-

bladder; fluid-filled sac

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vesicul/o-

bladder; fluid-filled sac

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ne/o-

new

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-plasm

growth; formed substance

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malign/o-

intentionally causing harm; cancer

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-ant

pertaining to

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prurit/o-

itching

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xer/o-

dry

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-derma

skin

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albin/o-

white

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-ism

process; disease from a specific cause

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cyan/o-

blue

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-tic

pertaining to

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erythemat/o-

redness

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icter/o-

jaundice

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necr/o-

dead cells, tissue, or body

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gangren/o-

gangrene

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de-

reversal of; without

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pigment/o-

pigment

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abras/o-

scrape off

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an-

without, not

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esthes/o-

sensation; feeling

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kel/o-

tumor

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-oid

resembling

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excori/o-

to take out skin

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lacer/o-

a tearing

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cellul/o-

cell

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pedicul/o-

lice

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actin/o-

rays of the sun

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angi/o-

blood vessel; lymphatic

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dys-

painful; difficult; abnormal

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plast/o-

growth; formation

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papill/o-

elevated structure

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pre-

before, in front of

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sen/o-

old age

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-ile

pertaining to

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syn-

together

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-dactyly

condition of fingers or toes

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xanth/o-

yellow

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-elasma

platelike structure

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-ancy

state of

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carcin/o-

cancer

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squam/o-

scalelike cell

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sarc/o-

connective tissue

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psor/o-

itching

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-iasis

state of; process of

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-iatic

pertaining to a state or process

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scler/o-

hard; sclera (white of the eye)

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rhin/o-

nose

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-phyma

tumor; growth

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-rrhea

flow; discharge

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seb/o-

sebum (oil)

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-tic

pertaining to

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alopec/o-

bald

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hirsut/o-

hairy

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-ism

process; disease from a specific cause

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-sis

process; condition; abnormal condition