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Carcin

Cancer,malignancy

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-cele

Swelling,tumor,cavity,hernia

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-cide

Causing death

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-centesis

Surgical puncture to remove fluid

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-Crine

Secrete

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Cut-

Skin

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Dacry-

Tear duct, tear

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Derm-(a, at, o)

Pertaining to skin

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-desis

Surgical union or fixation

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-emesis

Vomit

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-ferous

Producing

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-genesis

Development, production, creating

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-genetic,-genic

Origin, producing, causing

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Gluc-(o)

Sweetness, sugar, glucose

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gly-(co)

Sugar

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Herni-

Rupture

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Hist-(o)

Tissue

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Idio-

Peculiar to an individual, self-originating

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lacrima-

Tears

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lys (is,o)

Destruction , dissolving of

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Muc-(o,us)

Mucus, secretion of mucous membrane

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Myc(o)

Fungus

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-natal

Birth

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necr-(o)

Death

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Ode, lid

Form, shape, like , resembling

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-oma

Tumor, a swelling

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Onco-

Mass, bulk, tumor

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Path-(ia, o, y)

Disease, abnormal condition

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-ptosis

Drooping down, sagging, downward displacement

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Py-(o)

Pus

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Sarc-(o)

Malignant (cancer) connective tissue

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-sarcoma

Tumor, cancer

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-tox (ic)

Poison

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-trips (y)

Crushing by rubbing or grinding

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-trophy

Nutrition, growth, development

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Vit-(a)

Necessary for life

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Zoo-

Animal