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ambly/o

dull, dim

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aque/o

water

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blast/o

immature, embryonic

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blephar/o

eyelid

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chromat/o

color

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conjunctiv/o

conjunctiva

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corne/o

cornea

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cycl/o

ciliary muscle

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dacry/o

tear, tear duct

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dipl/o

double

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emmetr/o

correct, proper

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glauc/o

gray

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ir/o

iris

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irid/o

iris

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kerat/o

cornea

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lacrim/o

tears

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macul/o

macula lutea

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mi/o

lessening

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mydr/i

widening

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nyctal/o

night

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ocul/o

eye

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ophthalm/o

eye

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opt/o

eye, vision

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optic/o

eye, vision

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papill/o

optic disk

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phac/o

lens

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phot/o

light

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presby/o

old age

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pupill/o

pupil

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retin/o

retina

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scler/o

sclera

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stigmat/o

point

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uve/o

choroid

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vitre/o

glassy

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-ician

specialist

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-metrist

specialist in measuring

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-opia

vision condition

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-opsia

vision condition

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-tropia

turned condition

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aden/o

gland

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angi/o

vessel

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bi/o

life

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cry/o

cold

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cycl/o

ciliary body

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cyst/o

sac

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dacry/o

tears

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myc/o

fungus

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xer/o

dry

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-algia

pain

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-ectomy

surgical removal

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-edema

swelling

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-graphy

process of recording

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-ia

condition

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-ism

state of

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-logist

one who studies

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-logy

study of

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-malacia

softening

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-meter

instrument to measure

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-metry

process of measuring

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-pexy

surgical fixation

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-phobia

fear

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-plasty

surgical repair

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-plegia

paralysis

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-ptosis

drooping

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-rrhagia

abnormal flow condition

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de-

without

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eso-

inward

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exo-

outward

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extra-

outside of

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hemi-

half

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micro-

small

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mono-

small

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myo-

to shut

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acous/o

hearing

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audi/o

hearing

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audit/o

hearing

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aur/o

ear

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auricul/o

ear

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cerumin/o

cerumen

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cochle/o

cochlea

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labyrinth/o

labyrinth (inner ear)

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myring/o

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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ot/o

ear

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salping/o

auditory tube (eustachian tube)

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staped/o

stapes

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tympan/o

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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-cusis

hearing

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-otia

ear condition

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laryng/o

larynx

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myc/o

fungus

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presby/o

old age

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py/o

pus

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rhin/o

nose

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-emesis

vomiting

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-gram

record

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-oma

mass, tumor

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-rrhagia

abnormal flow

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-rrhea

discharge

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-rrhexis

rupture

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-sclerosis

hardening

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macro-

large