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Toward

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Are/o

Air (with oxygen)

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Anter/o

Front, anterior

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Axill/o

Underarm, axilla

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Bi/o

Living thing, live

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Caud/o

Tail, bottom end of spine

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Cephal/o

Head

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Chrom/o

Colour

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Coron/o

Crown

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Dia-

Through

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Dist/o

Distant

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Dors/o

Back, dorsal

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Ecto-

Outside

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Endo-

Inside

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Eu-

Easy, good

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Extern/o

Outside, external

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-iatrist

One who practices (specialist)

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-iatry

Practice of (specialty)

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Intern/o

Inside, internal

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Later/o

Side

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Lith/o

Stone

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Medi/o, mid

Middle

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Meso-

Middle

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Neur/o

Nerve

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Omphal/o

Naval, umbilicus

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Pariet/o

Wall

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Peritone/o (um)

Peritoneal membrane

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Pharmac/o

Drugs

28

Phleb/o

Vein

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Pleur/o

Pleura, lung membrane

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Poster/o

Back, posterior

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Pro-

In front of, before

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Proxim/o

Close

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Pseud/o

False

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-rrhea

Flow, discharge

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Sagitt/o

Vertical (cut or plane)

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-stasis

Stay constant, control

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Suoeri/o (or)

Above

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Syphil/o

Syphilis

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Than/o

Death

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Toc/o (ia)

Labor

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-tropic

Effects, turning toward, changing

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Ventr/o

Front, ventral

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Viscer/o

Organ