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Word Part S

Word part starting with S with meaning

salping- (i, o) tube, fallopian tube
sanguin- (o) blood
sarc- (o) malignant (cancer) connective tissue
-sarcoma tumor, cancer
scler- (o) hardening
-sclerosis dryness or hardness
-scope examining instrument
-scopy observation
-sect cut
semi half, part
sep- (ti, tic) poison, rot, infection
sinistr- (o) laft
soma- (t, to) body
son- (o) sound
-spasm involuntary contraction
sperm- (ato) spermatozoa, male germ (sex) cell
splen- (o) spleen
-stasis stoppage, maintaining a constant level
steno- contracted, narrow
stern- (o) sternum, breast bone
stoma- (t) mouth
-stomy artificial opening
sub- less, under, below
sup- (er, ra) above, upon, over, higher in position
sym-, syn- joined, fused, together