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Acu-

Needle

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-algia

Pain

2

Anormal/o*

Irregular

3

Anthrop/o

Man, human being

4

Aque/o

Water

5

Axi/o

Axis

6

Bar/o

Weight, pressure

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Bio-, bi/o

Life, living

8

Blast/o, -blast

Early, embryonic stage, immature

9

Calor/i-

Heat

10

Carcin/o

Cancer

11

Cata-

Down, downward

12

Caud/o

Tail

13

Chem/o

Chemical

14

Chron/o

Time, timing

15

-coma

Deep sleep

16

Cry/o

Cold

17

Cyt/o, -cyte

Cell

18

Dors/o

Back

19

Dynamo/o

Power, strength

20

-dynia

Pain

21

Equi

Equality, equal

22

Eti/o

Cause

23

-form

Specific shape, form

24

-genisis

Production, formation

25

Ger/o, geront/o

Aged, old age

26

Gymn/o

Naked

27

-hexia

Condition

28

Hist/o

Tissue

29

Hydr/o

Water, hydrogen

30

iatr/o

Treatment, physician

31

-ician

Specialist

32

Kel/o

Tumor, fibrous growth

33

Later/o

Side

34

-logist

Specialist

35

-logy

Study of

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-lucent

Light admitting

37

Lumin/o*

Light

38

Medi/o

Middle

39

Medic/o

Heal, healing

40

Meso-

Middle

41

Morph/o

Shape, form

42

Nomen-

Name

43

Nos/o

Disease

44

Nucle/o

Nucleus

45

Nutria/o

To nourish

46

-oma

Tumor, mass

47

Onc/o

Tumor, mass

48

Organ/o

Organ

49

Path/o

Disease

50

Pharmac/o*

Drugs

51

Physic/o

Nature

52

-plasm

Formation, growth

53

-poiesis

Formation

54

Prote/o

Protein

55

-puncture

To pierce a surface

56

Pyr/o

Fire, fever, heat

57

Sanit/a

Health

58

Scirrh/o

Hard

59

Somat/o

Body

60

-some

Body

61

System/o

System

62

Techn/o

Art, skill

63

Temp/o

Time, the temples

64

-therapy

Treatment

65

Therm/o

Heat

66

-tumescence

Swelling

67

-type, typ/o

Class, representative, form

68

Ventr/o

Belly, front of the body

69

-verse

Turn

70

Vir/o

Virus

71

Viscer/o

Organ

72

Vit/o

Life

73

Zyg/o

Union, junction