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Combining form:
ALVE-*
*refer to alveoli of the lungs or dental alveoli

HOLLOW, CAVITY
Combining form:
AMYGDAL-
(ALMOND) TONSIL
Combining form:
ANTHRAX-, ANTHRAC-
COAL; ANTHRAX
Combining form:
AUX-, -AUXE (1), -AUXIS
(1) INDICATE NOUNS MEANING INCREASE IN SIZE, ABNORMAL GROWTH OF A PART

GROW, INCREASE
Combining form:
BACTER(I)-
(SMALL STAFF) BACTERIUM
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BRONCH(I)- **
**FROM BRONCIAL TUBES

(WINDPIPE) BRONCHUS
Combining form:
CAPN-
(SMOKE) CARBON DIOXIDE
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COCC-, -COCCUS
(BERRY) COCCUS (A TYPE OF SPHERICAL BACTERIUM
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CONI-, KONI-
DUST
Combining form:
LABI-
LIP
Combining form:
LARYNX, LARYNG-
LARYNX
Combining form:
PARESIS
SLACKENING OF STRENGTH, PARALYSIS
Combining form:
PHARYNX, PHARYNG-
(THROAT) PHARYNX
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PHYS-
AIR, GAS
Combining form:
PLEUR-
(SIDE) PLEURA
Combining form:
PNE-
BREATHE
Combining form:
PNEUM(AT)-
(BREATH) AIR, GAS
Combining form:
PNEUM(ON)-
LUNG
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SIDER-
IRON
Combining form:
SPIR(AT)-
BREATHE
Combining form:
STAPHYL-
(BUNCH OF GRAPES) UVULA, PALATE; STAPHYLOCOCCI (MICROORGANISMS THAT CLUSTER TOGETHER LIKE A BUNCH OF GRAPES)
Combining form:
STERN-
CHEST, BREAST, BREASTBONE
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STETH-
CHEST, BREAST
Combining form:
STREPT-
(TWISTED) STREPTOCOCCI (MICROORGANISMS THAT FORM TWISTED CHAINS)
Combining form:
SUD(OR)-
SWEAT, FLUID
Combining form:
THORAX, THORAC-
CHEST CAVITY, PLEURAL CAVITY, THORAX
Combining form:
TRACH(E)-, TRACHY-
(ROUGH) TRACHEA