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1

anthrac-

coal

1

thorn; spine

spin-

2

zo-

animal; living organisms

3

plumb-

lead

3

corpor-

body; corpus

3

pyret-

fever

3

thorn; prickle

acanth-

4

loc- top-

place; location

4

phot- luc- lumen-

light

5

fruit; seed

carp-

6

branch

clad- ram-

7

nut

nuc-

8

meteor-

weather; atmosphere

8

psychr- [always followed by a connecting vowel]

cold

9

carbon

carbon

9

ge- terr-

the earth; land

10

set-

bristle; seta [pl. setae]

11

hair

trich-

11

lead

plumb-

11

heat; temperature

therm-

12

-vore [preceded by connecting vowel i]

one which feeds on (something) [preceded by connecting vowel i]

13

sol- heli-

sun

14

api- [no connecting vowel follows] meliss-

bee

14

cry-

extreme cold; extremely cold

14

flower; blossom

anth- flor-

15

carn-

flesh

16

insect

entom- insect-

16

bristle; seta [pl. setae]

set-

17

lign- hyl- xyl-

wood

17

nail; hoof; claw

onych- onyx- ungu- ungul-

19

helminth- [uses suffix -iasis, not -osis] verm- vermin-

worm

19

bark; outer layer

cortic-

20

nid-

nest

20

ant [will use -iasis, not -osis]

formic- [will use -iasis, not -osis]

21

animal; living organisms

zo-

22

arbor-

tree

23

weather; atmosphere

meteor-

24

feeding on (something) [preceded by connecting vowel i]

-vorous [preceded by connecting vowel i]

25

body; corpus

corpor-

26

chrys- aur-

gold

26

iron

sider- ferr-

27

spider; spider-like; spider-web; web-like

arachn-

28

nyct- nyctal- noct-

night; during the night

29

nuc-

nut

30

fish; scaly [adjective]

ichthy-

31

wing

al- pter- pteryg-

32

tree

arbor-

33

anth- flor-

flower; blossom

34

leaf; leafy branch; frond

frond-

34

worm

helminth- [uses suffix -iasis, not -osis] verm- vermin-

35

nature

physi-

36

-vorous [preceded by connecting vowel i]

feeding on (something) [preceded by connecting vowel i]

36

berry

bacc- cocc-

37

carp-

fruit; seed

38

onych- onyx- ungu- ungul-

nail; hoof; claw

40

formic- [will use -iasis, not -osis]

ant [will use -iasis, not -osis]

41

soil; earth

hum-

42

a turning; change

trop-

44

trich-

hair

45

nest

nid-

46

felin- ailur-

cat

47

-seta [pl. setae]

seta [pl. setae]; bristle

49

entom- insect-

insect

50

silver

argent-

51

almond

amygdal-

53

frond-

leaf; leafy branch; frond

54

coal

anthrac-

56

blast-

bud; germ; embryonic cell

57

foli- phyll-

leaf

58

sulfur

thi-

59

fish

pisc-

60

extreme cold; extremely cold

cry-

62

hipp-

horse

63

whip; whip-like appendage

flagell-

65

pisc-

fish

66

rock; stone

lith- petr-

68

acanth-

thorn; prickle

70

cupr-

copper

71

pyr-

heat; fire

72

dog

cyn- can-

73

amygdal-

almond

74

bee

api- [no connecting vowel follows] meliss-

74

flesh

carn-

76

phyt-

plant; growth

77

al- pter- pteryg-

wing

79

bacc- cocc-

berry

80

disease

nos- morb-

82

spin-

thorn; spine

83

bird

av- [connecting vowel is "i"] ornith-

85

bud; germ; embryonic cell

blast-

85

light

phot- luc- lumen-

86

fever

pyret-

87

av- [connecting vowel is "i"] ornith-

bird

89

leaf

foli- phyll-

90

argent-

silver

91

thi-

sulfur

92

hum-

soil; earth

93

clad- ram-

branch

94

lith- petr-

rock; stone

95

cat

felin- ailur-

96

lizard

saur-

97

ichthy-

fish; scaly [adjective]

98

cortic-

bark; outer layer

99

copper

cupr-

100

gold

chrys- aur-

102

bacter-

bacteria

103

trop-

a turning; change

104

reptile; snake; spreading blister

herp- herpet-

105

nos- morb-

disease

107

spor-

spore

108

night; during the night

nyct- nyctal- noct-

109

chemical

chem-

111

horse

hipp-

112

place; location

loc- top-

114

tuft of hair

flocc- floccul-

115

spore

spor-

116

the earth; land

ge- terr-

117

sun

sol- heli-

118

carbon

carbon

119

heat; fire

pyr-

120

physi-

nature

121

saur-

lizard

123

cyn- can-

dog

124

wood

lign- hyl- xyl-

125

chem-

chemical

126

flagell-

whip; whip-like appendage

127

one which feeds on (something) [preceded by connecting vowel i]

-vore [preceded by connecting vowel i]

128

flocc- floccul-

tuft of hair

129

cold

psychr- [always followed by a connecting vowel]

130

seta [pl. setae]; bristle

-seta [pl. setae]

131

sider- ferr-

iron

132

bacteria

bacter-

133

arachn-

spider; spider-like; spider-web; web-like

134

therm-

heat; temperature

135

plant; growth

phyt-

136

herp- herpet-

reptile; snake; spreading blister