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ac-

to, towards

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acou-, acous-

hear

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aden-

gland

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adip-

fat

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alg-

pain

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ambi-

both

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ameb-

change, alteration

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amni-

fetal membrane

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amphi-, ampho-

both

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amyl-

starch

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anemo-

wind

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ang-

choke, feel pain

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ante-

before, ahead of time

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anter-

front

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antrhopop-

man, human

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apo-, ap-

away from

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aqu-

water

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arthr-

joint, articulation

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ather-

fatty deposit

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atmo-

vapor

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audi-

hear

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aur-

ear

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barb-

beard

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baro-

weight/pressure

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bath-

depth, height

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bene-

well, good

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contra-

against

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corp-

body

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cort-, cortic-

outer layer

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counter-

against

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cuti-

skin

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de-

away from, down

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deca-

ten

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deci-

tenth

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dent-

tooth

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dia- (latin)

day

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din-

terrible

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dis-

apart, out

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dorm-

sleep

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dors-

back

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du-, duo-

two

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dys-

bad, abnormal

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ec-

out of, away from

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ecto-

outside of

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en-, endo-, ent-

in, into, within

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encephal-

brain

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enter-

intestine, gut

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epi-

upon, above, over

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erythro-

red

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eso-

inner, within

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eu-

well, good, true

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eury-

widen

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ferro-

iron

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flu-, fluct-, flux-

flow

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fract-

break

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gastr-

stomach

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gloss-

tongue

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gluc-, glyc-

sweet, sugar

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glut-

buttock

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gnath-

jaw

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grav-

heavy

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gymno-

naked, bare

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gyn-

female

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gyr-

ring, circle sprial

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halo-

salt

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hapl-

simple

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hector-

hundred

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hem-

blood

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hemi-

half

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hepar-, hepat-

liver

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hetero-

different, other

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hex-

six

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hidr-

sweat

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hist-

tissue

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holo-

entire, whole

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homo- (L)

man, human

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homo- (G)

same, alike

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hygr-

moist, wet

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hyper-

above, beyond over

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hyphno-

sleep

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hypo-

below, under, less

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hyster-

womb, uterus

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in-, il-, im-, ir-

not AND toward, into

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in-

very, thoroughly

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infra-

below, beneath

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iso-

equal, same

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kel-

tumor, swelling

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kerat-

horn

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kilo-

thousand

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kine-

move

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lachry-

tear

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lact-

milk

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lat-

side

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leio-

smooth

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leuc-, leuk-

white, bright, light

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lip-

line

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lingu-

tongue

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li-

fat

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lith-

stone, petrifying

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loc-

place

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malc-

soft

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malle-

hammer

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mamm-

breast

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marg-

border, edge

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mast-

breast

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med-

middle

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meg-

million, great

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mela-, melan-

dark, black

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mes-

middle, half

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met-, meta-

between, along, after

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micro-

small, milionth

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milli-

thousandth

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mis-

wrong, incorrect

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mito-

thread

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mole-

mass

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mono-

one, single

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mort-

death

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mot-

move

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morph-

shape, form

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multi-

many

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mut-

change

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my-

muscle

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myc-

fungus

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mycell-

threadlike

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myriad-

many

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moll-

soft

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nas-

nose

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necro-

corpse, death

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nemat-

thread, thread-like

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neo-

new, recent

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nephro-

kidney

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neur-

nerve

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noct,-, nov-

night

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non-

not

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not-

back

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ob-

center

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ocul-

eye

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odont-

tooth

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olf-

smell

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oligo-

fiew, little

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omni-

all

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onc-

mass, tumor

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oo-

egg

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opt-

eye

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orb-

circle, round, ring

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orth-

straight, correct

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oscu-

mouth

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oste-

bone

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oto-

ear

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ov-

egg

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oxy-

sharp, acid, oxygen

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pachy-

thick

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palm-

broad, flat

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pan-

all

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par-, para-

beside, near, equal

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path-

disease, suffering

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pent-

five

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per-

through

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peri-

around

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permea-

pass, go

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phag-

eat

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pheno-

show

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phren-

mind, diaphragm

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pino-

drink

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plasm-, -plast-

formed into

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platy-

flat

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pleur-

lung, rib, side

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pneumo-

lungs, air

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ply-

many, several

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quadr-

four

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quin-

five

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re-

again, back

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rect-

right, correct

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ren-

kidney

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ret-

net, made like a net

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rhag-

burst forth

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rhe-

flow

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rhin-

nose

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rhodo-

nose

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rubr-

red

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sacchar-

sugar

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sarc-

flesh

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schis-, schiz-

split, divide

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scler-

hard

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semi-

half, partly

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sept-

partition, sevent

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sess-

sit

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sex-

six

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solv-

loosen, free

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som-, somat-

body

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son-

sound

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spec-, spic-

look at

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spir-

breath

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stat-

standing, staying

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sten-

narrow

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stern-

chest, breast

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stom-

mouth

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stereo-

3 dimensional

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strict-

drawn tight

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sub-

under, below

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super-, sur-

over, above, on top

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sym-, syn-

together

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tachy-

quick, swift

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tarso-

ankle

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tele-

far off, distant

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telo-

end

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tetr-

four

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therm-

heat

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toxico-

poison

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trache-

windpipe

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trans-

across

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tri-

three

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trich-

hair

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turb-

whirl

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ultra-

beyond

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uni-

one

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ur-

urine

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vas-

vessel

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vect-

carry

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ven-, vent-

come

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ventr-

belly, underside

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xanth-

yellow

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xero-

dry

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zyg-

joined together

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zym-

yeast

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cycle-

ring, circle

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fiss-

split, divide into

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bi- (L)

two, twice

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bi-, bio- (G)

life, living

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brachi-

arm

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brachy-

short

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brady-

slow

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brev-

short

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bronch-

windpipe

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cac-

bad

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calor-

heat

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capill-

hair

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capit-

head

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carcin-

cancer

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cardi-

heart

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carpal-

wrist

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cata-

breakdown

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caud-

tail

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cen-, cene-

now, recent

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cente-

pierce

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centi-

hundredth

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centr-

center

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cephal-

head

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cerat-

horn

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cerebr-

brain

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cervic-

neck

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chel-

claw

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chem-

chemicals

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chir-

hand

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chlor-

green

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chondr-

cartilage

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chron-

time

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circa-, circum-

around, about

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cirru-

hairlike curls

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co-

with, together