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Carcin (o)

Cancer , malignancy

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-cele

Swelling,tumor, cavity, hernia

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-centesis

Surgical puncture to remove

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-cide

Causing death

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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

Pertaining to the skin

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Emesis

Vomit

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-ferous

Producing

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-genesis

Development,production,creating

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-genesis

Origin,producing,production creating

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Genetic

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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-mortem

Death

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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

Death

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Ode,oid

Form, shape, like , resembling

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Oma

Tumor or swelling

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Onco

Mass, bulk, tumor

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Path

Disease ,abnormal condition

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Phylaxis

Protection,prevention

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Ptosis

Drooping down,sagging , downward displacement

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Py

Pus

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Sarc-(o)

Malignant (cancer) connective tissue

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-sarcoma

Tumor,cancer

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-Tox

Poison

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Tripsy

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