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Anthraco

Coal, charcoal, carbon

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Atel/o

Imperfect, incomplete

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Brady

Slow

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Bronch/i
Bronch/o

Bronchus, windpipe

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-capnia

Presence of carbon dioxide

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Chron/o

Time

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Eu

Normal, true

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Laryngo

Larynx, laryngeal

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Muc/i
Muc/o

Mucus

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Nas/o

Nose, nasal

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Oro

Mouth, oral

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Orth/o

Straight

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Oxy

Presence of oxygen

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Pharyng/o

Pharynx, throat

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Phon/o

Sound, speech, voice sounds

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Phren/o

Diaphragm

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Pleur/a
Pleur/o

Rib, side, lung membrane

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-pnea

Respiration, respiratory condition

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Pneum/o
Pneum/on
Pneum/ono

Air, gas, lung, breathing

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Pulmo/n
Pulmo/no

Lungs

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Rhin/o

Nose

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Spir/o

Breathing

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Tachy

Rapid, quick

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Thorac/ico
Thorac/o

Chest

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Trache/o

Trachea, tracheal

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Nasal cavity

The space on either side of the nasal spectrum

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Pharynx

Region between the mouth and the esophagus; throat

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Larynx

Voice box

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Trachea

Tube that conducts air from the larynx to the bronchial; windpipe

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Lungs

Organs of breathing