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dacry-

tear duct, tear

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dactyl-

finger, toe

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dec- (a, i)

ten

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demi-

half

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dent- (i, o)

tooth

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derm- (a, at, o)

pertaining to skin

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-desis

surgical fixation or union

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dextr- (i, o)

to the right

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di- (plo)

double, twice

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dia-

through, between, part

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dis- (ti, to)

separation, away from

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dors- (i, o)

to the back, back

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duoden- (o)

duodenum

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dyni- (a, c)

pain

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dys-

difficult, pain, bad

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e- (c)

without

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-eal

pertaining to

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ec- (ti, to)

outside, external

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-ectasis

expansion, dilation, stretching

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-ectomy

surgical removal of

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electr- (o)

electrical

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-emesis

vomit

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-emia

blood

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encephal- (o)

brain

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endo-

within, innermost

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enter- (i, o)

intestine

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epi-

upon, over, upper

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erythro-

red

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-esis

condition of

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-esthesia

sensation, perception, feel

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eu-

well, easy, normal

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ex- (o)

outside of, beyond

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faci-

face

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-fascia

fibrous band

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-ferous

producing

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fibr- (a, i, o)

fiber, connective tissue

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fore-

in front of

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-form

having the form of, shape

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-fuge

driving away, expelling