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stomat/o

mouth

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dent/o

teeth

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odont/o

teeth

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gloss/o

tongue

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lingu/o

tongue

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cheil/o

lips

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gingiv/o

gums

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esophag/o

esophagus

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gastr/o

stomach

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enter/o

small intestine

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duoden/o

duodenum

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jejun/o

jejunum

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ile/o

ileum

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col/o

large intestine

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sigmoid/o

sigmoid colon

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rect/o

rectum

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proct/o

anus and rectum

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hepat/o

liver

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cholecyst/o

gallbladder

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pancreat/o

pancreas

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myc/o

fungus

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-plegia

paralysis

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sub-

under or below

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mastication

chewing

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ingestion

swallowing

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digestion

chemical breakdown

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absorption

movement of nutrients from intestines to blood

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feces

solid waste material

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stool

solid waste material

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defecation

expelling solid waste

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eso-

in or toward

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phag/o

swallow

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-ectasia

dilation or stretching

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diverticul/o

diverticulum (outpouchings or pockets that develop in the colon wall)

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-clysis

washing or irrigation

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cathartic

laxative

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cholangiopancreat/o

pancreatic duct

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atresia

not perforated or not open

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biliary

bile ducts

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cirrh/o

orange-yellow

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anastomosis

connecting two tubular structures