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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, 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
Pneum(on)-
Combining Form:

lung
Sider-
Combining Form:

iron
Spir(at)-
Combining Form:

breathe
Staphyl-
Combining Form:

(bunch of grapes) uvula, palate; staphylococci (microorganism that clusters together like a buch of grapes)
Stern-
Combining Form:

chest, breast, breastbone
Steth-
Combining Form:

chest, breath
Strept-
Combining Form:

(twisted) streptococci (microorganism 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