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prefix means bad or poor

mal

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suffix meaning appetite

orexia

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prefix means branching or dividing

furco

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combining form for bloody

sanguino

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giving treatment or medication

administration

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lack of appetite or desire to eat

anorexia

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oppositional or blocking

antagonistic

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before a fever

anterfebrile

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bending forward

anteflexion

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before death

antemortem

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before birth

antenatal

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before delivery

antepartum

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in front of

anteposition

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before a fever

antepyretic

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turning toward

anteversion

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without symptoms

asymptomatic

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made of two cells

bicellular

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a two-bellied muscle

biceps

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lens having two focus strenghts

bifocal

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branch into two

bifurcation

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having two nuclei

binuclear

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having two poles

bipolar

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attracted to two sexes

bisexual

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condition of purging after eating

bulimia

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wasting away of the body

cachexia

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born with

congenital

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with blood relationship

consanguinity

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to break apart

disassociate

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to rid of infectious agents

disinfect

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to give out for use

dispense