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abdomin/o abdomen
acetabul/o acetabulum
acid/o sour, bitter
acous/o hearing
acr/o extremity
aden/o gland
adip/o fat
adrenal/o adrenal glands
agglutin/o to clump
albin/o white
alges/o pain
alveol/o alveolus
ambly/o dull, dim
amni/o amnion
amyl/o starch
an/o anus
andr/o man, male, masculine
aneurysm/o aneurysm
angi/o vessel
anis/o unequal
ankyl/o stiff
anter/o front
anthrac/o coal
aortr/o aorta
append/o appendix
appendic/o appendix
aque/o watery
arrhythm/o without rhythm
arter/o artery
arteri/o artery
arteriol/o arteriole
arthr/o joint
articul/o joint
astr/o star-shaped
ather/o fatty
audi/o hearing
aur/o ear
auricul/o ear
azot/o nitrogen
bacteri/o bacteria
balan/o glans penis, glans clitoridis
bar/o pressure
bas/o base
bil/i bile
blast/o embryonic stage of development
blephar/o eyelid
bronch/o bronchus, airway
bronchiol/o bronchus
bucc/o cheek
burs/o bursa
calc/i calcium
calc/o calcium
calcane/o heel bone
cali/o calyx, calyces
calic/o calyx, calyces
capit/o head
carcin/o cancer
card/o cardiac, heart
cardi/o cardiac, heart
carp/o wrist
caud/o tail
caus/o burn
caut/o burn
cec/o cecum
celi/o pertaining to the abdomen
cephal/o head
cerebell/o cere
cerebr/o brain, cerebrum
cervic/o cervix
cervic/o neck
cheil/o lips
chem/o chemical
chlor/o green
chol/e bile
cholecystr/o gallbladder
chord/o string, cord
chrom/o color
chromat/o color
chondr/i cartilage
cirrh/o yellow, tawny
clavicul/o collarbone
coagul/o clotting
coccyg/o coccyx
col/o colon
colon/o colon
colp/o vagina
conjunctiv/o conjunctiva
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