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acous/o

hearing

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acr/o

extremities

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aden/o

gland

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adenoid/o

adenoid

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adip/o

fat

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adren/o

adrenal/o

adrenal gland

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aer/o

air

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albino/o

white

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alveol/o

alveoli

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amni/o

amnion (amniotic sac), amniotic fluid

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an/o

anus

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andr/o

male

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angi/o

vessel

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ankyl/o

stiff joint

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anter/o

anterior

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anthrac/o

coal, coal dust

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articul/o

joint

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ather/o

thick, fatty

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atri/o

atria

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audi/o

hearing

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azot/o

nitrogenous compounds

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bacteri/o

bacteria

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balan/o

glans penis

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bil/i

bile

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blephar/o

eyelid

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bronch/o

bronchi/o

bronchus

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bronchiol/o

bronchiole

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bucc/o

cheeck

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burs/o

bursa, sac

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calc/o

calcium

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carcin/o

carcinoma

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cardi/o

heart

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carp/o

carpus

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cec/o

cecum

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cephal/o

head

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cerebell/o

cerebellum

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cerebr/o

cerebrum

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cervic/o

cervix, neck

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cheil/o

lip

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chol/e

bile, gall

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cholangi/o

bile duct

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cholecyst/o

gallbladder

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choledoch/o

common bile duct

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chondr/o

cartilage

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chromat/o

color

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cirrh/o

yellow

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col/o

colon

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colon/o

colon

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colp/o

vagina

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coni/o

dust

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conjunctiv/o

conjunctiva

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coron/o

heart

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corne/o

cornea

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cost/o

ribs

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crani/o

cranium

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crypt/o

hidden

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cutane/o

skin

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cyan/o

blue

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cyst/o

bladder

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cyt/o

cell

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dacry/o

tear

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dent/o

teeth

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derm/o

dermat/o

skin

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diaphragmat/o

diaphragm

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dipl/o

double

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dist/o

distal

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dors/o

dorsal

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duoden/0

duodenum

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electr/o

electricity

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embry/o

embryo

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encephal/o

brain

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enter/o

small intestine

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epididym/o

epididymis

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epiglott/o

epiglottis

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episi/o

vulva

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erythem/o

red

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erythr/o

red

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esophag/o

esophagus

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eti/o

cause

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fasci/o

fascia

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femor/o

femur

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fet/o

fetus

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fibul/o

fibula

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galact/o

milk

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gangli/o

ganglion

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gastr/o

stomach

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gingiv/o

gums

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gli/o

glue, gluelike

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glomerul/o

glomerulus

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gloss/o

tongue

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gluc/o glyc/o

glucos/o glycos/o

glucose, sugar, sweet

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gynec/o

woman, female

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hem/o

hemat/o

blood

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hepat/o

liver

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hidr/o

sweat

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home/o

same, unchanging

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humer/o

numerus

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hydr/o

water

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hyster/o

uterus

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idi/o

unknown, peculiar

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ile/o

ileum

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ili/o

ilium

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immun/o

immune

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infer/o

inferior

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ir/o

iris

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irid/o

iris

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jejun/o

jejunum

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kal/i

potassium

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kerat/o

keratinized tissue, cornea

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keton/o

ketone bodies (acids and acetones)

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kinesi/o

movement

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kyph/o

hump

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labi/o

lip

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lact/o

milk

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lacrim/o

lacrimal gland

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lamin/o

lamina

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lapar/o

abdomen, abdominal wall

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laryng/o

larynx

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later/o

lateral

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leuk/o

white

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lex/o

word, phrase

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lingu/o

tongue

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lip/o

fat

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lith/o

stone

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lob/o

lobe

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lord/o

bent backward

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lumb/o

lower back

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lymph/o

lymph

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lymphaden/o

lymph gland

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lymphangi/o

lymphatic vessel

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lymphocyt/o

lymph cell

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mamm/o

vreat

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mast/o

breast

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meat/o

meatus, opening

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medi/o

medial

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melan/o

black

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men/o

menses

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mening/o

meninges

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meningi/o

meninges

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menisci/o

meniscus

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metacarp/o

metacarpus

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metatars/o

metatarsals

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metr/o

uterus

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morph/o

shape

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muc/o

mucus

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muscul/o

muscle

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my/o

muscle

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myc/a

fungus

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myel/o

spinal cord, bone marrow

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myring/o

tympanic membrane

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narc/o

sleep, stupor

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nas/o

nose

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nat/o

birth

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natro/o

sodium

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necr/o

dead

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nephr/o

kidney

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neur/o

nerve

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noct/o

night

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ocul/o

eye

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odont/o

teeth

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olig/o

deficiency

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onych/o

nail

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oophor/o

ovary

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ophthalm/o

eye

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optic/o

eye

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or/o

mouth

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orcho/o

eye

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or/o

mouth

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orch/o

testis

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orchid/o

testis

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orth/o

straight

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oste/o

bone

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ot/o

ear

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ov/o

ovum

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ovari/o

ovary

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ox/i

oxygen

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oc/o

ocygen

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pancreat/o

pancreas

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parathyroid/o

parathyroid

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patell/o

patella

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path/o

diesease

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pelvi/i

pelvis

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pept/o

digestion

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perine/o

perineum

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peritone/o

peritoneum

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phac/o

lens

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phag/o

eating, swallowing

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phak/o

lens

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phalang/o

phalanges

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phall/i

penis

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pharyng/o

pharynx

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phas/o

speech

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phleb/o

vein

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phon/o

sound, voice

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pil/o

hair

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placent/o

placenta

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pleur/o

pleura

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pneum/o

pneumon/o

lung, air

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poster/o

posterior

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presby/o

old age

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proct/o

rectum, anus

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prostat/o

prostate

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proxim/o

proximal

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psych/o

mind

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pub/o

pubis

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pulmon/o

lung

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py/o

pus

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pyel/o

renal pelvis

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pylor/o

pylorus

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radi/o

radius

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radicul/o

nerve root

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rect/o

rectum

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ren/o

kidney

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retin/o

retina

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rhin/o

nose

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rhytid/o

wrinkle

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sacr/o

sacrum

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salping/o

tube (fallopian or eustachian)

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scler/o

hardening, sclera

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scoli/o

crooked, bent

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seb/o

sebum

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semin/o

sperm

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ser/o

serum

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sial/o

saliva, salivary gland

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sigmoid/o

sigmoid colon

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sinus/o

sinus

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son/o

sound

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sperm/o

spermato

sperm

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spin/o

spine

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spir/o

breathing

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splen/o

spleen

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spondyl/o

bertebrae

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steat/o

fat

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stern/o

sternum

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sthen/o

strenght

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stomat/o

mouth, mouthlike opening

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super/o

superior

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synov/o

synovi/o

synovial membrane

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tars/o

ankle (tarsal bones)

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ten/o

tendon

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tend/o

tendon

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tendin/o

tendon

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test/o

testis

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testicul/o

testis

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thalam/o

thalamus

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thorac/o

thorax

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thromb/o

thrombus (clot)

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thym/o

thymus

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thyr/o

thyroid

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thyroid/o

thryoid

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tibi/o

tibia

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tonsill/o

tonsil

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ton/o

tension

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tox/o

toxin, poison

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toxic/o

toxin, poison

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trache/o

trachea

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trich/o

hair

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tympan/o

tympanic membrane

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uln/o

ulna

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ur/o

urine

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ureter/o

ureter

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urethr/o

urethra

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urin/o

urine

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uter/o

uterus

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vagin/o

vagina

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valv/o

valve

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vas/o

vessel

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vascul/o

blood vessel

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ven/o

vein

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ventr/o

ventral

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ventricul/o

ventricle

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vertebr/o

vertebrae

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vesic/o

bladder

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vulv/o

vulva

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xanth/o

yellow

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xer/o

dry