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a-

without/lacking

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adeno-

gland

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aero-

air

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-al

pertaining to

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albi-

white

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andro-

male

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angi-

blood vessel

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ante-

before, forward

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anti-

against

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-ary

pertaining to

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-ase

enzyme

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12

athero-

plaque, fatty substance

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auto-

self

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bi-

two

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blasto-

bud, producer

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brachi-

arm

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brady-

slow

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carcino-

cancer

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cardi-

heart

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cauda-

tail

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cephalo-

head

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cervi-

neck

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chondro-

grain, cartilage

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clast-

to break

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co-

together

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contra-

against, opposite

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corpo-

body

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costa-

rib

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cutane-

skin

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cuti-

skin

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cyto-

cell

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derma- , dermato-

skin

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dorsi-

back

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dys-

bad, abnormal

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ec-, ecto-

out, outside

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encephalo-

brain

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endo-

within, inner, internal

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epi-

above, upon

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eryth-, erythro-

red

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eu-

good, normal

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exo-

out

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-form

shape

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gastro-

stomach, belly

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-gen, -genesi -

producing, give rise to

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glia-

glue

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glyco-

sugar

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gluco-

sugar

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hemi-

half

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hemo-

blood

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hetero-

different, other

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histo-

tissue, web

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homeo-

constant, unchanging

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homo-

same

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hydro-

water

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hyper-

excessive

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hypo-

under, below, deficient

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ia-

condition

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ic-

pertaining to

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inter-

between

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infra-

below, beneath

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intra-

within

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iso-

same, equal

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-itis

inflammation of

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juxta-

next to

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lacto-

milk

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lamina-

layer

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latero-

side

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lueko-

white

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lyso-, lyto-

split, apart, break down

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macro-

large

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medi-

middle

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mega-

large

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meso-

in the middle

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meta-

beyond, next in series

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micro-

small

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mono-

one, single

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morpho-

form, shape, structure

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myo-

muscle

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neo-

new

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Nephro-

kidney

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Neuro

nerve

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oo

egg

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oculo-

eye

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-ology

study of

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-oma

tumor, mass

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osteo-

bone

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oxy-

oxygen, quick, sharp

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para-

next to

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patho-

disease

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pedi-

foot, child

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peri-

around

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phago-

eat

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philo-

loving

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phobo-

attracted to

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Physio-

nature

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Pneumo-

air, breath, lung

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poly-

many, much

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pro-

before, first

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Pseudo-

false

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quadri-

four

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