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-pnea

breathing

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ab-

away from

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ad-

toward, near

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ana-

up, apart

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ante-

forward, before

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anti-

against

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bi-

two, both

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brady-

slow

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con-

with, together

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dia-

complete

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dys-

brad, painful

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ec-

out, outside

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endo-

within, in, inner

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epi-

above

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ex-

out

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extra-

outside of

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hemi-

half

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hyper-

excessive, too much, above

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hypo-

deficient, too little, below

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in-

in, into

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inter-

between

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intra-

within

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mal-

bad

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meta-

change, beyond

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neo-

new

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para-

beside, near, along

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peri-

surrounding

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poly-

many, much

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post-

after, behind

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pre-

before

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pro-

before, forward

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pros-

before forward

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-lapse

slide

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quadri-

four

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re-

back, behind

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retro-

back, behind

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sub-

under, less than

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syn-

with, together

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tachy-

fast

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-drome

running or reoccuring

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trans-

across

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tri-

three

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ultra-

beyond

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uni-

one

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an/o

anus

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cis/o

to cut

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cost/o

ribs

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cutane/o

skin

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dur/o

dura mater

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gen/o

to produce, to begin

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glyc/o

sugar

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nat/i

birth

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neuro/o

nerve

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norm/o

rule

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plas/o

formation, growth, development

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scapul/o

scapula

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son/o

sound

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thryroid/o

thyroid

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top/o

to put, place, position

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troph/o

development, nourishment

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urethr/o

urethra

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ven/o

vein

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vertebr/o

vertebra

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-ation

process, condition

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-cision

process of cutting

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-crine

secretion

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-dipsia

thirst

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-emia

blood condition

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-gen

to produce

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-ia

condition

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-ine

pertaining to

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-ism

condition, process

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-meter

to measure

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-mission

to send

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-mortem

death

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-ous

pertaining to

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-partum

birth

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-phagia

eating

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-phasia

speaking

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-plasm

formation (tissue)

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-plasia

formation ( condition)

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-plegia

paralysis

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-pnea

breathing

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-section

to cut

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-stasis

to stand, place, stop, control

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-tension

pressure

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-thesis

to put, place

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-tic

pertaining to

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-trophy

nourishment, developmental

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-um

structure

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-y

process, condition

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-uria

urine condition