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carcin-

cancer; cancerous [adjective]

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icter-

jaundice

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schist- schiz-

split

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eme-

vomit

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tach- tachy- [no connecting vowel follows]

rapid

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a running; flow

drom-

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ur- urin-

urine; urinary tract; urination

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crin-

secretion

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uric acid

uric-

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sept- saept-

septum

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narrow; constricted

sten-

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sac; cyst; bladder

cyst- vesic-

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aeti- eti-

cause

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-emphraxis

obstruction

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-phyma -phymata [pl.]

a swelling

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gland; lymph node

aden-

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thin

lept-

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agent used to oppose the substance poisonous to (an organ or tissue); agent used to oppose poisonous substance present in (a plant or life form)

anti-...-toxic

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drom-

a running; flow

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antrum; cavity

antr-

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crooked; laterally curved

scoli-

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py-

pus

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pachy- [no connecting vowel follows]

thick [no connecting vowel follows]

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aux-

increase

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septum

sept- saept-

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pseud-

false; imaginary

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kinemat- kinesi- kinema-

movement

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ureter; tube carrying urine from kidney to bladder

ureter-

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secretion

-crine

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equal

is- equ- [followed with connecting vowel i]

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is- equ- [followed with connecting vowel i]

equal

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hidr-

sweat

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tissue [of an animal or plant]

hist-

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large; long

macr-

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few; small; scanty

olig-

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split

schist- schiz-

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atret-

without an opening (to an organ/structure)

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prosth- prosthet-

artificial

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seizure

-lepsy

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-pore

pore; passage

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nephr- ren-

kidney

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anti- ... -agogue

agent used to suppress (an action); agent used to suppressed the flow (of a substance, or from an organic tissue); agent used to suppress the expulsion (of a foreign body).

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individual; distinct; distinctive; unknown

idi-

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lymphatic-

lymphatic system; lymphatic duct

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ureter-

ureter; tube carrying urine from kidney to bladder

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-agogue

agent used to induce (an action); agent used to induce the flow (of a substance, or from an organ or tissue): agent used to induce the expulsion of a foreign body.

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-uria

urination; presence of (a substance) in the urine; (abnormal) condition of the urine

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helc-

ulceration

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urine; urinary tract; urination

ur- urin-

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lymph-

lymph

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later-

side

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cyst- vesic-

sac; cyst; bladder

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adrenal gland

adren-

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time

chron-

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sleep

hypn- somn-

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renal pelvis; urine reservoir in kidney [which passes urine to ureter]

pyel-

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agent used to induce (an action); agent used to induce the flow (of a substance, or from an organ or tissue): agent used to induce the expulsion of a foreign body.

-agogue

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artificial

prosth- prosthet-

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a- ... -uria

absence of (as substance in the urine.

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bar- bary-

weight; pressure

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ancient; old

pale-

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zym-

enzyme; fermentation

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hormone

hormon-

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tonsil

amygdal- tonsill-

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ulceration

helc-

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ulceration (of an organ or structure)

-elcosis

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hist-

tissue [of an animal or plant]

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spleen

splen- lien-

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onc-

tumour; a swelling; abnormal mass

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tumour; a swelling; abnormal mass

onc-

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vomiting (of a substance)

-emesis

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-crine

secretion

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mottled; varied; irregular

poikil-

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scirrh-

hard [adjective]; hard, cancerous tumour [noun]

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vomit

eme-

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tox- toxic- toxon- ven- venen- venom-

poison

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sebum; fatty secretion of sebaceous gland

seb-

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poison

tox- toxic- toxon- ven- venen- venom-

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-emetic

causing vomiting (of a substance)

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earliest; first

prot-

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jaundice

icter-

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obstruction

-emphraxis

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secretion

-crine

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hormon-

hormone

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fat

adip- lip- steat-

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hard [adjective]; hard, cancerous tumour [noun]

scirrh-

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anis-

unequal

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brady- [no connecting vowel follows]

slow [no connecting vowel follows]

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causing vomiting (of a substance)

-emetic

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kidney

nephr- ren-

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orth-

straight; normal; correct

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acute swift; sharp; sour [no connecting vowel follows]

oxy- [no connecting vowel follows]

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middle

mes-

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lymphatic system; lymphatic duct

lymphatic-

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amygdal- tonsill-

tonsil

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uric-

uric acid

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chron-

time

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pore; passage

por-

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micr-

small

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hypn- somn-

sleep

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megal-

large

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absence of (as substance in the urine.

a- ... -uria

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pus

py-

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lymph

lymph-

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side

later-

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macr-

large; long

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splen- lien-

spleen

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adren-

adrenal gland

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thick [no connecting vowel follows]

pachy- [no connecting vowel follows]

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all-

other; another; divergent; alternating

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antr-

antrum; cavity

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strange; foreign [adjective]; foreigner.

xen-

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substance poisonous to (an organ or tissue); poisonous substance present in (a plant or life form)

-toxin

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sweat

hidr-

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other; another; divergent; alternating

all-

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enzyme; fermentation

zym-

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a swelling

-phyma -phymata [pl.]

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pyel-

renal pelvis; urine reservoir in kidney [which passes urine to ureter]

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por-

pore; passage

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olig-

few; small; scanty

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dynam-

power

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-toxin

substance poisonous to (an organ or tissue); poisonous substance present in (a plant or life form)

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aden-

gland; lymph node

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without an opening (to an organ/structure)

atret-

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xer- sicc-

dry

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-crine

secretion

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-auxe -auxis -auxesis

enlargement

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pale-

ancient; old

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cancer; cancerous [adjective]

carcin-

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straight; normal; correct

orth-

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moisture

hygr-

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-emesis

vomiting (of a substance)

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brachy- [no connecting vowel follows]

short [no connecting vowel follows]

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short [no connecting vowel follows]

brachy- [no connecting vowel follows]

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adip- lip- steat-

fat

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small

micr-

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false; imaginary

pseud-

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atel-

incomplete

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hygr-

moisture

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lept-

thin

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seb-

sebum; fatty secretion of sebaceous gland

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pore; passage

-pore

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slow [no connecting vowel follows]

brady- [no connecting vowel follows]

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idi-

individual; distinct; distinctive; unknown

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agent used to suppress (an action); agent used to suppressed the flow (of a substance, or from an organic tissue); agent used to suppress the expulsion (of a foreign body).

anti- ... -agogue

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anti-...-toxic

agent used to oppose the substance poisonous to (an organ or tissue); agent used to oppose poisonous substance present in (a plant or life form)

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xen-

strange; foreign [adjective]; foreigner.

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large

megal-

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sten-

narrow; constricted

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mes-

middle

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oxy- [no connecting vowel follows]

acute swift; sharp; sour [no connecting vowel follows]

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-lepsy

seizure

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rapid

tach- tachy- [no connecting vowel follows]

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poikil-

mottled; varied; irregular

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increase

aux-

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enlargement

-auxe -auxis -auxesis

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dry

xer- sicc-

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secretion

crin-

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movement

kinemat- kinesi- kinema-

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power

dynam-

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urethr-

urethra; tube carrying urine from bladder to outside the body.

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unequal

anis-

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urethra; tube carrying urine from bladder to outside the body.

urethr-

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incomplete

atel-

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-elcosis

ulceration (of an organ or structure)

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cause

aeti- eti-

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prot-

earliest; first

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weight; pressure

bar- bary-

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urination; presence of (a substance) in the urine; (abnormal) condition of the urine

-uria

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scoli-

crooked; laterally curved