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  1. carp/o
    wrist bones
  2. cib/o
    meals
  3. cis/o
    to cut
  4. cost/o
    rib
  5. dactyl/o
    fingers, toes
  6. duct/o
    to lead, carry
  7. flex/o
    to bend
  8. furc/o
    forking, branching
  9. gloss/o
    tongue
  10. glyc/o
    sugar
  11. immun/o
    protection
  12. morph/o
    shape, form
  13. mort/o
    death
  14. nat/i
    birth
  15. nect/o
    to bind, tie, connect
  16. norm/o
    rule, order
  17. ox/o
    oxygen
  18. pub/o
    pubic bone
  19. seps/o
    infection
  20. somn/o
    sleep
  21. son/o
    sound
  22. the/o
    to put, place
  23. thel/o
    nipple
  24. thyr/o
    throid gland; sheild
  25. top/o
    place, position, location
  26. tox/o
    poision
  27. trache/o
    windpipe, trachea
  28. urethr/o
    urethra
  29. -blast
    embryonic, immature
  30. -crine
    to secrete
  31. -cyesis
    pregnancy
  32. -drome
    to run
  33. -fusion
    coming together; to pour
  34. -gen
    substance that produces
  35. -lapse
    to slide, fall, sag
  36. -lysis
    breakdown, destruction, separation
  37. -meter
  38. to measure
  39. -mission
    to send
  40. -or
    one who
  41. -partum
    birth, labor
  42. -phoria
    to bear, carry; feeling(mental state)
  43. -physis
    to grow
  44. -plasia
    development, formation or growth
  45. -plasm
    stucture or formation
  46. -pnea
    breathing
  47. -ptosis
    prolapse, falling, drooping
  48. -rrhea
    flow, discharge
  49. -stasis
    stopping,controlling
  50. -trophy
    development, nourishment
  51. a-, an-
    no, not without
  52. ab-
    away from
  53. ad-
    toward
  54. ana-
    up, apart
  55. ante-
    before, forward
  56. anti-
    against
  57. auto-
    self, own
  58. bi-
    two
  59. brady-
    slow
  60. cata-
    down
  61. con-
    with, together
  62. contra-
    against, oppisite
  63. de-
    down, lack of
  64. dia-
    through, complete
  65. dys-
    bad, painful, difficult, abnormal
  66. ec-, ectop
    out, outside
  67. en-, endop
    in, within
  68. epi-
    upon, on, above
  69. eu-
    good, normal
  70. ex-
    out, outside, away from
  71. hemi-
    half
  72. hyper-
    excessive, above
  73. hypo-
    deficient, under
  74. in-
    not, into, within
  75. infra-
    beneath, under
  76. inter-
    between
  77. intra-
    in, within, into
  78. macro-
    large
  79. mal-
    bad
  80. meta-
    beyond, change
  81. micro-
    small
  82. neo-
    new
  83. pan-
    all
  84. para-
    abnormal, beside, near
  85. per-
    through
  86. peri-
    surrounding
  87. poly-
    many, much
  88. post-
    after, behind
  89. pro-
    before forward
  90. pseudo-
    false
  91. re-
    back, again
  92. retro-
    behind, backward
  93. sub-
    under
  94. supra-
    above, upper
  95. syn-, sym-
    together, with
  96. tachy-
    fast
  97. trans-
    through, across
  98. ultra-
  99. beyond, excess
  100. uni-
    one
  101. an/o
    anus
  102. append/o, appendic/o
    appendix
  103. bucc/o
    cheek
  104. cec/o
    cecum
  105. celi/o
    belly, abdomen
  106. cheil/o
    lip
  107. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  108. col/o
    colon, large intestine
  109. choledoch/o
    common bile duct
  110. colon/o
    colon
  111. dent/i
    tooth
  112. duoden/o
    duodenum
  113. enter/o
    intestines, usually small intestine
  114. esophag/o
    esophagus
  115. faci/o
    face
  116. gastro/o
    stomach
  117. gingiv/o
    gums
  118. gloss/o
    tongue
  119. hepat/o
    liver
  120. ile/o
    ileum
  121. jejun/o
    jejunum
  122. labi/o
    lip
  123. lapar/o
    abdomen
  124. lingu/o
    tongue
  125. mandibul/o
    lower jaw, mandible
  126. odont/o
    tooth
  127. or/o
    mouth
  128. palat/o
    palate
  129. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  130. peritone/o
    peritoneum
  131. pharyng/o
    throat
  132. prot/o
    anus and rectum
  133. pylor/o
    pyloric sphincter
  134. rect/o
    rectum
  135. sialaden/o
    salivary gland
  136. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon
  137. stomat/o
    mouth
  138. uvul/o
    uvula
  139. amyl/o
    starch
  140. bil/i, chol/e
    gall, bile
  141. bilirubin/o
    bilirubin (bile pigment)
  142. chlorgydr/o
    hydrochloric acid
  143. glyc/o
    sugar
  144. gluc/o
    sugar
  145. glycogen/o
    glycogen, animal starch
  146. lip/o
    fat, lipid
  147. lith/o
    sotne
  148. prote/o
    protien
  149. sial/o
    saliva, salivary
  150. steat/o
    fat
  151. -ase
    enzyme
  152. -chezia
    defecation, elimination of waste
  153. -iasis
    abnormal condition
  154. -prandial
    meal
  155. -ectasis, -ectasia
    strecthing, dilation, widening
  156. -emesis
    vomiting
  157. -lysis
    destruction, breakdown, seperation
  158. -pepsia
    digestion
  159. -phagia
    eating, swallowing
  160. -plasty
    surgical repair
  161. -ptysis
    spitting
  162. -rrhage, rrhagia
    bursting forth (of blood)
  163. -rrhaphy
    structure
  164. -rrhea
    flow or discharge
  165. -spasm
    involuntary contration of muscles
  166. -stasis
    stopping; controlling
  167. -stenosis
  168. tightening, stricture, narrowing
  169. -tresia
    opening

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