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acr-

exremities (particularly hands and feet)

2

ambly-

dull, faint

3

carcin-

carcinoma, cancer

4

-cel-

hernia, tumor, swelling

5

cheir-

hand

6

chir-

hand

7

chol(e)-

bile, gall

8

col(i)-, colon-

colon, e. coli

9

cyan-

blue

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cyst(i)- -cystis

bladder, cyst

11

diplo-

double, twin

12

enter-

(small) intestine

13

erg-

action, work

14

gastr-

stomach

15

hem-, hemat-, -em-

blood

16

hepar-, hepat-

liver

17

lip-

fat

18

macr-

(abnormally) large or long

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mega-, megal-

(abnormally) large or long

20

melan-

dark, black

21

micr-

(abnormally) small

22

nyct-

night

23

odyn-

pain

24

onc-

tumor

25

pachy-

thick

26

pseud-

false

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py-

pus

28

sarc-

flesh, soft tissue

29

spasm-

spasm, involuntary muscular contraction

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splen-

spleen

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stom-, stomat-

mouth, opening