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ALVE-

hollow, cavity

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AMYGDAL-

[almond] tonsil

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ANTHRAX, ANTHRAC-

coal; anthrax

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AUX-, -AUXE, -AUXIS

grow, increase

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BACTER(I)-

[small staff] bacterium

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BRONCH(I)-

[windpipe] bronchus

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CAPN-

[smoke] carbon dioxide

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COCC-, -COCCUS

[berry] coccus (a type of spherical bacterium)

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CONI-, KONI-

dust

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LABI-

lip

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LARYNX, LARYNG-

larynx

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PARESIS

slackening of strength, paralysis

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PHARYNX, PHARYNG-

[throat] pharynx

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PHYS-

air, gas

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PLEUR-

[side] pleura

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PNE-

breathe

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PNEUM(AT)

[breath] air, gas

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PNEUM(ON)

lung

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SIDER-

iron

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SPIR(AT)-

breathe

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STAPHYL

uvula, palate, staphlococci

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STERN-

chest, breast, breastbone

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STETH-

chest, breast

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STREPT-

[twisted] streptococci

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SUD(OR)-

sweat, fluid

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THORAX, THORAC-

chest cavity, pleural cavity, thorax

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TRACH(E)-, TRACHY-

[rough] trachea