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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
LABI-
Combining Form: lip
LARYNX, LARYNG-
Combining Form: larynx
PARESIS
Combining Form: slackening of strength
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, gass
PNEUM(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, breat
STREPT-
Combining Form: [twisted] streptococci (microrganisms 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