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ALVE-
Combining Form

hollow, cavity
AMYGDAL-
Combining Form

tonsil
ANTHRAX, ANTHRAC-
Combining Form

coal; anthrax
AUX-, -AUXE, -AUXIS
Combining Form

grow, increase
BACTER(I)-
Combining Form

bacterium
BRONCH(I)-
Combining Form

bronchus
CAPN-
Combining Form

carbon dioxide
COCC-, -COCCUS
Combining Form

coccus (a type of spherical bacterium)
CONI-, KONI-
Combining Form

dust
LABI-
Combining Form

lip
LARYNX, LARYNG-
Combining Form

larynx
PARESIS
Combining Form

slackening of strength, paralysis
PHARYNX, PHARYNG-
Combining Form

pharynx
PHYS-
Combining Form

air, gas
PLEUR-
Combining Form

pleura
PNE-
Combining Form

breathe
PNEUM(AT)-
Combining Form

air, gas
PNEUM(ON)-
Combining Form

lung
SIDER-
Combining Form

iron
SPIR(AT)-
Combining Form

breathe
STAPHYL-
Combining Form

uvula, palate; staphylococci (microorganisms that cluster together like a bunch of grapes)
STERN-
Combining Form

chest, breast, breastbone
STETH-
Combining Form

chest, breast
STREPT-
Combining Form

steptococci (microorganisms that form twisted chains)
SUD(OR)-
Combining Form

sweat, fluid
THORAX, THORAC-
Combining Form

chest cavity, pleural cavity, thorax
TRACH(E)-, TRACHY-
Combining Form

trachea