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- pnoea

breathing

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alveol/o

aveoli

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bronch/o

bronchi, windpipe

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bronchiol/o

bronchioles

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chondr/o

cartilage

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cost/o

rib

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cyan/o

blue

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epiglott/o

epiglottis

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gastr/o

stomach

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haem/o

blood

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hepat/o

liver

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laryng/o

larynx, voice box

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lob/o

lobe

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myc/o

fungus

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nas/o

nose

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oesphag/o

oesophagus

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pharyng/o

pharynx, throat

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pleur/o

pleura, membrane around the lungs and thorax

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pneum/o

lung; air; gas

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pneumon/o

lung; air; gas

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pulmon/o

lung

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radi/o

radioactivity/radiation

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rhin/o

nose

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spir/o

to breathe

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sten/o

narrow, constricted

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thorac/o

thorax

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trache/o

trachea

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