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1

Adren-

Toward the kidney

2

Af-

Toward

3

Alb-

White

4

Aliment-

Nourish

5

Amphi-

On both sides, of both kinds

6

Angi-

Vessel

7

Aort-

Great artery

8

Ap-
Api-

Tip, extremity

9

Aqua-
Aque-

H2O

10

Areola-

Open space

11

Arrect-

Upright

12

Arthr-
Arthro-

Joint

13

Ax-
Axi-
Axo-

Axis, axle

14

Baro-

Pressure

15

Basal

Base

16

Bili-

Bile

17

Brachi-

Arm

18

Brady-

Slow

19

Broncho-

Bronchus

20

Aden-
Adeno-

Gland

21

Bucco-

Cheek

22

Capill-

Hair

23

Caput-

Head

24

Carcin-

Cancer

25

Cardi, cardio-

Heart

26

Cata-

Down

27

Caud-

Tail

28

Cephal-

Head

29

Cerebro-

Brain
Especially the cerebrum

30

Cervic-
Cervix

Neck

31

Chiasm-

Crossing

32

Chole-

Bile

33

Chondr-

Cartilage

34

Circum-

Around

35

Cochlea

Snail shell

36

Contra-

Against

37

Cutic-

Skin

38

Cyan-

Blue

39

Cyst-

Sac, bladder

40

Derm-

Skin

41

Dia-

Through
Between

42

Dialys-

Separate
Break apart

43

Diastol-

Stand apart

44

Diure-

Urinate

45

Duc-
Duct

Lead
draw

46

Ectop-

Displaced

47

Edem-

Swelling

48

Ef-

Away

49

Ejac-

To shoot forth

50

Embol-

Wedge

51

Enceph

Brain

52

Endo-

Within

53

Entero-

Intestine

54

Epi-

Over
Above

55

Erythr-

Red

56

Eu-

Well

57

Excret-

Separate

58

Ferr-

Iron

59

Folli-

Bag
Bellows

60

Foram-

Opening

61

Gam-
Gamet-

Married
Spouse

62

Gastr-

Stomach

63

Glauc-

Gray

64

Glom-

Ball

65

Glosso-

Tongue

66

Gluco-
Glyco-

Honey

67

Gon-
Gono-

Seed
Offspring

68

Gust-

Taste

69

Hema-
Hemato-
Hemo-

Blood

70

Hemi-

Half

71

Hepat-

Liver

72

Hetero-

Different
Other

73

Hist-

Tissue

74

Holo-

Whole

75

Humor-

A fluid

76

Hyal-

Clear

77

Hydr-
Hydro-

H2o

78

Hyster-
Hystero-

Uterus
Womb

79

ile-

Intestine

80

im-

Not

81

Inter-

Between

82

Intercal-

Insert

83

Intra-

Within
Inside

84

Juxta-

Near
Close to

85

Karyo-

Kernal nucleus

86

Kilo-

Thousand

87

Leuko-

White

88

Lingua-

Tongue

89

Lip-
Lipo-

Fat
Lipid

90

Lith-

Stone

91

Lumen-

Light

92

Lut-

Yellow

93

Lymph

H20

94

Mal-

Bad
Abnormal

95

Mamm-

Breast

96

Mast-

Breast

97

Mater

Mother

98

Medi-

Middle

99

Medull-

Marrow

100

Meio-

Less

101

Melan-

Black

102

Meningo-

Membrane

103

Meso-

Middle

104

Meta-

Beyond

105

Metro-

Uterus

106

Mictur-

Urinate

107

Mito-

Thread
Filament

108

Mnem-

Memory

109

Morpho-

Form

110

Muta-

Change

111

Narco-

Numbness

112

Natri-

Sodium

113

Necro-

Death

114

Neo-

New

115

Nephro-

Kidney

116

Neuro-

Nerve

117

Noci-

Harmful

118

Noto-

Back

119

Nutri-

Feed, nourish

120

Ob-

Before
Against

121

Oculo-

Eye

122

Olfact-

Smell

123

Onco-

A mass

124

Oo-

Egg

125

Ophthalmo-

Eye

126

Orb-

Circular

127

Orchi-

Testis

128

Osmo-

Pushing

129

Osteo-

Bone

130

Oto-

Ear

131

Ov-
Ovi-

Egg

132

Oxy-

Oxygen

133

Papill-

Nipple

134

Para-

Beside
Near

135

Pect-
Pectus

Breast

136

Peni-

A tail

137

Pent-

Five

138

Pep-
Peps-
Pept-

Digest

139

Peri-

Around

140

Phleb-

Vein

141

Pneumo-

Air
Wind

142

Pod-

Foot

143

Pre-
Pro-

Before
Ahead of

144

Procto-

Rectum
Anus

145

Pseudo-

False

146

Pulmo-

Lung

147

Re-

Back
Again

148

Rect-

Straight

149

Ren-

Kidney

150

Retin
Retic-

Net
Network

151

Rheum-

Watery flow
Change
Flux

152

Rhin-
Rhino-

Nose

153

ruga-

fold
wrinkle

154

salta-

leap

155

sarco-

flesh

156

semen

seed
sperm

157

semi-

half

158

septum

fence

159

sero-

serum

160

soma-

body

161

sub-

beneath
under

162

sucr-

sweet

163

super-

above
upon

164

supra-

above
upon
with

165

sym-
syn-

together
with

166

synerg-

work together

167

systol-

contraction

168

tachy-

rapid

169

tact-

touch

170

telo-

the end

171

therm-

heat

172

thromb-

clot

173

tono-

tension

174

tox-

poison

175

trop-

turn
change

176

troph-

nourish

177

vitre-

glass

178

viv-

live

179

zyg-

a yoke

180

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