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-algesia, alges/o

Pain, sensitivity

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Cerebell/o

Cerebellum

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Cerebr/o

Cerebrum, brain

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Encephal/o

Brain

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Esthesi/o

Sensation, feeling

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Gangli/o

Ganglion

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Hypn/o

Sleep

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Klept/

Theft, stealing

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-lemma

Confining membrane

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-lepsy

Seizure

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-lexia

Speech, word

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Log/o, -logue

Word, speech, thought

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-mania

Madness, obsessive, preoccupation

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Medull/o

Medulla, marrow

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Mening/o

Meninges

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Ment/o

Mind

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-mnesia

Memory

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Narc/o

Numbness, stupor

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Neur/o

Nerve

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Noci-

To cause harm, injury, or pain

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-noia

Mind, will

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-paresis

Partial paralysis

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Phaner/o

Visible, apparent

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-phobia

Fear, aversion

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Phren/o

Mind, diaphragm

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-plegia

Paralysis

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-pore

Opening, passageway

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-praxia

Action, activity

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Psych/o

Mind

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Schiz/o

Split, division

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Somn/i, -somnia

Sleep

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Tauto-

Identical, same

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-taxia, tax/o

Arrangement, coordination

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Tel/o

End

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Thant/o

Death