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ad

toward

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algia

pain

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asthenia

weakness

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blast

immature (forming)

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cele

hernia

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cidal

destroying (killing)

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cide

destroying (killing)

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clasis

breaking

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clast

breaking

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crine

secreting

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crit

separate

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cyte

cell

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cytosis

condition of cells

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derma

skin

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desis

binding

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dynia

pain

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ectasia

expansion (dilation)

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ectasis

expanding (dilating)

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ectomy

removal of, cut out

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edema

swelling

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ema

condition

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emesis

vomiting

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emia

blood

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emic

relating to blood

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esthesia

sensation

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form

in the shape of

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gen

producing (coming to be)

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genesis

production of

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genic

producing

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globin

protein

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globulin

protein

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gram

a recording

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graph

recording instrument

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graphy

process of recording

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iasis

pathological condition or state

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ic

pertaining to

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ics

treatment, practice

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ism

condition, disease, state of

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itis (pl., itides)

inflammation

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kinesia

movement

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kinesis

movement

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lepsy

condition of

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leptic

having seizures

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logist

one who practices

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logy

study of

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lysis

breaking up, dissolving, destruction of

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lytic

destroying

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malacia

softening

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mania

obsession

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megaly

enlargement

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meter

measuring device

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metry

measurement

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oid

like, resembling

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oma (pl., omata)

tumor

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opia

vision

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opsia

vision

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opsy

view of

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osis (pl., oses)

a condition of

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ostomy

opening

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oxia

oxygen

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para

bearing

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paresis

slight paralysis

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parous

producing (bearing)

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pathy

disease

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penia

deficiency

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pepsia

digestion

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pexy

fixation (usually done surgically)

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phage, phagia, phagy

eating, devouring

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phasia

speaking

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pheresis

removal

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phil

attraction for

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philia

attraction for

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phobia

fear

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phonia

sound

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phoresis

carrying

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phoria

feeling (mental state)

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phrenia

of the mind

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phthisis

wasting away

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phylaxis

protection

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physis

growing

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plakia

plaque

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plasia

formation

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plasm

formation

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plastic

forming

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plasty

surgical repair

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plegia

paralysis

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plegic

one who is paralyzed

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pnea

breath

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poiesis

formation

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poietic

forming

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poietin

one that forms

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porosis

lessening in density

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ptosis

falling down, drooping

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rrhage

discharging heavily

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rrhagia

heavy discharge

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rrhaphy

surgical suturing

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rrhea

a flow, discharge

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rrhexis

rupture

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schisis

splitting

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scope

instrument (observing or measuring)

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scopy

use of an instrument for observing

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somnia

sleep

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spasm

contraction

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stalsis

contraction

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stasis

stopping; constant

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stat

agent to maintain a state

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static

maintaining a state

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stenosis

narrowing

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stomy

opening

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tome

cutting instrument, segment

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tomy

cutting operation

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trophic

nutritional

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trophy

nutrion

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tropia

turning

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tropic

turning toward

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tropy

condition of turning toward

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uria

urine

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version

turning