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alve-
combining form
hollow, cavity
amygdal-
combining form
(almond) tonsil
anthrax, anthrac
combining form
coal, anthrax
aux-, -auxe-, -auxis
combining form
grow, increase
bacter(i)
combining form
(small staff) bacterium
bronch(i)
combining form
(windpipe) bronchus
capn-
combining form
(smoke) carbon dioxide
cocc-, coccus
combining form
(berry) coccus (a type of spherical bacterium
coni-, koni-
combining form
dust
larynx, laryng-
combining form
larynx
paresis
combining form
slackening of strength, paralysis
pharynx, pharyng
combining form
(throat) pharynx
phys-
combining form
air, gas
pleur-
combining form
(side) pleura
pne-
combining form
breathe
pneum(at)
combining form
(breath) air, gas
pnuem(on)
combining form
lung
sider-
combining form
iron
spir(at)-
combining form
breathe
staphyl-
combining form
(bunch of grapes) 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
(twisted) streptococci (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
(rough)trachea