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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
brathe
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 (microorganisms that cluster together like a bunch of grapes)
stern- combining form
chest, breast, brestbone
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