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absorpt to suck in
acoust/o hearing
acr/o extremity
aden/o gland
ades stuck to
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all other
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staped stirrup
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sympath sympathy
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toc birth
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tuss cough
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umbilic navel (umbilical)
ung nail
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vagin/o vagina
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vascul/o vascular
ven vein
ven/o vein
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ventricul ventricle
ventricul/o little belly
vertebr/o vertebrae (backbone)
vulv/o vulva
xanth/o yellow
xer/o dry
xiph sword
Created by: LisaMHC