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  1. chondr/o
    cartilage
  2. angi/o, vas/o,vascul/o
    vessel
  3. de-
    down, from, or reversing
  4. aort/o
    aorta
  5. meta-
    change or next in a series
  6. arter/o, arteri/o
    artery
  7. ten/o, tend/o,tendin/o
    tendon
  8. arteriol/o
    arteriole
  9. ather/o
    yellow fatty plaque
  10. home/o
    sameness
  11. phleb/o, ven/o
    vein
  12. lymphat/o
    lymphatics
  13. splen/o
    spleen
  14. venul/o
    venule
  15. adenoid/o
    adenoids
  16. thromb/o
    thrombus, blood clot
  17. alveol/o
    alveolus (pi., alveoli)
  18. lob/o
    lobe
  19. bronch/o, bronchi/o
    bronchus (pi., bronchi)
  20. nas/o, rhin/o
    nose
  21. bronchiol/o
    bronchiole
  22. phren/o
    diaphragm (sometimes, mind)
  23. epiglott/o
    epiglottis
  24. pleur/o
    pleura
  25. pharyng/o
    pharynx
  26. embol/o
    embolus
  27. pneum/o, pneumon/o,pulm/o, pulmon/o
    lung (pneum/o sometimesmeans air)
  28. -ole
    little
  29. atel/o
    imperfect
  30. ox/o
    oxygen
  31. coni/o
    dust
  32. -pnea
    breathing
  33. silic/o
    silica
  34. cirrh/o
    orange-yellow
  35. spir/o
    to breathe (sometimes, spiral)
  36. fruct/o
    fruit
  37. -action
    action or process
  38. glycos/o
    sugar
  39. bil/i, chol/e
    bile
  40. -orexia
    appetite
  41. -pepsia
    digestion
  42. dent/i, dent/o,odont/o
    teeth
  43. vag/o
    vagus nerve
  44. gingiv/o
    gums
  45. viscer/o
    viscera
  46. gloss/o, lingu/o
    tongue
  47. cheil/o
    lips
  48. or/o, stomat/o
    mouth
  49. esophag/o
    esophagus
  50. ile/o
    ileum
  51. intestin/o, enter/o
    intestines (enter/o sometimes refersonly to the small intestine)
  52. col/o, colon/o
    colon or large intestine
  53. duoden/o
    duodenum
  54. cec/o
    cecum
  55. jejun/o
    jejunum
  56. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon
  57. proct/o
    anus or rectum
  58. choledoch/o
    common bile duct
  59. rect/o
    rectum
  60. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  61. an/o
    anus
  62. albumin/o
    albumin
  63. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  64. -esis
    action, process, or result of
  65. olig/o
    few, scanty
  66. nephr/o, ren/o
    kidney
  67. urin/o
    urine
  68. pyel/o
    renal pelvis
  69. -uria
    urine or urination
  70. ureter/o
    ureter
  71. glomerul/o
    glomerulus
  72. urethr/o
    urethra

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