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aneurysm; dilation of the wall of the heart, artery or vein

aneurysm-

2

blood vessel; vessel; duct

angi-
vas-
vascul-

3

aorta; main vessel of arterial system

aort-

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artery [vessel that carries blood away from the heart]

arteri-

5

arteriole; small artery [adjoining capillaries]

arteriol-

6

atrium [pl. atria]; chamer; cavity [in the body]

atri-

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capillary; smallest blood vessel

capillar-

8

heart

cardi-

9

cell

cyt-

10

blood

hem-
hemat-
haemat-
haem-
sanguin-

11

vein

phleb-
ven-

12

plasma

plasm-
plasmat-

13

rhythm; heart beat

rhytm-

14

serum

ser-

15

pulse

sphygm-

16

clot

thromb-

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thrombocyte; platelets

thrombocyt-

18

valve

valv-
valvul-

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varix; a tortuous dilation of a vein

varic-

20

venule; small vein

venul-

21

none; no

null- [connecting vowel is i]

22

one

mon-
un- [followed by connecting vowel i]

23

first

prim- [conn. vowel is "i"]

24

two; double

dipl-
bi-
di-
bin-

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second

secund- [conn. vowel is "i"]

26

three; third

tert- [conn. vowel "i"]

27

three

tri-

28

three; triple

tripl-

29

four

quadr- [conn. vowel "i"]

30

four; fourth

quart- [conn vowel "i"]

31

five; fifth

quint- [conn vowel "i"]

32

five

pent-
penta-

33

six; sixth

sext- [conn. vowel "i"]

34

six

hex-
hexa-
sex-

35

seven; seventh

hept-
hepta-
sept-
[conn. vowel for hept- and sept- is "i"]

36

eight; eighth

oct-
octa-
[conn. vowel "i" for oct-]

37

nine; ninth

non-
nona-

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ten; tenth; one-tenth

dec- [conn. vowel "i"]

39

part; partial

mer-

40

many; multiple

poly-
mult- [conn. vowel "i"]
plur- [conn. vowel "i"]

41

black

anthrac-
melan-
nigr-

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silver

argent-
argyr-

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golden

aur-
chrys-

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green

chlor-
virid-

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colorful; tinted
color; pigment

chrom-
chromat-

46

yellow

cirrh-
croc-
flav-
lute-
xanth-

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scarlet

coccin-

48

blue

cyan-

49

red

erythr-
rhod-
rub-
rubr-
rube-

50

white

candid-
leuc-
leuk-
alb-
albid-

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violet

iod-
viol-

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grey

poli-

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purple

purpur-

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condition of the blood
presence of (a substance) in the blood; presence of blood in (an organ)

-emia
-hemia
-aemia
-haemia