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Abdomin/o Abdomen
gastr/o stomach
glyc/o glycos/s sugar, sweetness
gluc/o glucos/s sugar, sweetness
acr/o extremity
hist/o histi/o tissue
adren/o adrenal/o adrenal glands
home/o same/ alike
idi/o unknown, peculiar
albin/o white
ili/o ilium (lateral flaring portion of the hip)
anter/o anterior, front
infer/o lower, below
bi/o two
inguin/o groin
calc/o calcium
insulin/o insulin
cardi/o heart
jaund/o yellow
caud/o tail
kal/i potassium
cervic/o neck of uterus, neck, uteri, cervix
kary/o nucleus
chlor/o green
later/o side, to one side
chrom/o colour
leuk/o white
cirrh/o yellow
lumb/o lower back, loins
cost/o ribs
medi/o middle
crani/o cranium, skull
melan/o black
crin/o secrete
morph/o shape, form, structure
cyan/o blue
myel/o bone marrow, spinal chord
cyt/o cell
nucle/o nucleus
dips/o thirst
omphal/o naval (umbilicus)
dist/o far, farthest
pancreat/o pancreas
dors/o back (of body)
parathyroid/o parathyroid glands
erythr/o red
path/o disease
eti/o cause
pelv/o pelv/i pelvis
phe/o dark, dusk
pituitar/o pituitary glands
poli/o grey. grey matter
poster/o back of body, behind, posterior
proxim/o near, nearest
radi/o radiation. x ray, radius
somat/o body
son/o sound
spin/o spine
super/o upper, above
thorac/o chest
thym/o thymus glands
thyro/o thyroid/o thyroid glands
toxic/o pertaining to poison
umbilic/o navel
ventr/o belly/ belly side
viscer/o internal organs
xanth/o yellow
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