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Ab-

Away from

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Aniso-

Unequal

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Auto-

Self

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Centi-

One hundredth, 1/100 0.01

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Cholangi/o

Bile duct

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De-

Down from, resulting in less than

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Deca-

Ten

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Deci-

One tenth, 1/10 0.1

8

Dips/o (ia)

Thirst

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Ecto-

Outer

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Endo-

Inner

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Endocardi/o

Lining of the heart (endocardium)

12

Epi-

Upon

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Ex-

Out from

14

Flex/o (ion)

Bending, shortening

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Glyc/o, gluc/o

Glucose, sugar

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Gen/o

Produce, develop

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-graft

Place new tissue on to grow

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Hidr/o

Sweat

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Immun/o

Immunity

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Iso-

Same, equal

21

Kilo-

One thousand

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Lapar/o

Abdominal wall

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Leps/o

Seizure, taking hold

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-lysis

Destruction

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Mamm/o

Breast

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Meso-

Middle

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Milli-

One thousandth, 1/1,000 0.001

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Mono-

One

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Mort/o

Death

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Multi-

Many

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Nucle/o (ar)

Nucleus

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Nulli-

None

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Pancreat/o

Pancreas

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Para-

Near, abnormal, beyond, beside

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Periton/o

Peritoneum

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Phag/o

Eat, swallow

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Plasm/o

Dissolved material within cells

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Primi-

First

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Pyr/o

Fire, heat

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Retro-

Behind, in back of

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Trans-

Across

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Vaccin/o

Immunization, vaccine

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Vers/o (ion)

Turning, twisting