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a, an-

without

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ab-

from away

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-able

capable of

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-ac, -ic

pertaining to

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acr- (o)

extremities (arms and legs)

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ad-

to, toward, near

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aden- (o)

gland, glandular

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adren- (o)

adrenal gland

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aer- (o)

air

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-al

like, similar, pertaining to

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alba-

white

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alges- (i, ia)

pain

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-algia

pain

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ambi-

both, both sides

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an- (o, us)

anus (opening to rectum)

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angi- (o)

vessel

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ankyl-

crooked, looped, immovable, fixed

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ante- (ro)

before, in front of, ahead of

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anti-

against

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append- (i, o)

appendix

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arter- (io)

artery

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arthr- (o)

joint

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-ase

enzyme

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-asis

condition of

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-asthenia

weakness, lack of strength

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ather- (o)

fatty, lipid

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aur-

ear

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auto-

self