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aden-
Combining Form
gland
aer-
Combining Form
air, gas
blenn-
Combining Form
mucus
cel(i)-
Combining Form
abdomen
ch(e)il-
Combining Form
lip
chron-
Combining Form
time, timing
cla(s)- , -clast
Combining Form
break (up) , destroy
-desis
Combining Form
binding
desm-
Combining Form
(binding) ligament, connective tissue
dynam-
Combining Form
force, power, energy
ger-
Combining Form
old age
gnath-
Combining Form
(lower) jaw
isch- , -sche-
Combining Form
suppress, check
klept-
Combining Form
steal
lei-
Combining Form
smooth
lep-
Combining Form
attack, seizure
man-
Combining Form
be mad
mel-
Combining Form
limb
morph-
Combining Form
form, shape
nom-
Combining Form
law
omphal-
Combining Form
navel, umbilicus
ped-
Combining Form
child
pen-
Combining Form
decrease, deficiency
-pex-
Combining Form
fixing, (surgical) attachment
plas(t)-
Combining Form
form, develop
presby-
Combining Form
old, old age
prostat-
Combining Form
(one who stands before) prostate gland
pty-
Combining Form
spit
ptyal-
Combining Form
saliva
-rrhaph-
Combining Form
suture
lep-
Combining Form
attack, seizure
man-
Combining Form
be mad
mel-
Combining Form
limb
morph-
Combining Form
form, shape
nom-
Combining Form
law
omphal-
Combining Form
navel, umbilicus
ped-
Combining Form
child
pen-
Combining Form
decrease, deficiency
-pex-
Combining Form
fixing, (surgical) attachment
plas(t)-
Combining Form
form, develop
presby-
Combining Form
old, old age
prostat-
Combining Form
(one who stands before) prostate gland
pty-
Combining Form
spit
ptyal-
Combining Form
saliva
-rrhaph_
Combining Form
suture
sit-
Combining Form
food
sta(t)-
Combining Form
stand, stop
tax-
Combining Form
(muscular) coordination
therm-
Combining Form
heat, (body) temperature
trop-
Combining Form
turning
-plasty
Combining Form
(molding, surgically forming) words ending in this refer to plastic or restorative surgery.
-tropism
Combining Form
words ending in this refer to the turning of living organisms toward or away from an external stimulus.
-clast
Combining Form
words ending in this indicate an instrument or device for breaking or crushing.
-stat
Combining Form
words ending in this indicate a device or agent for stopping the flow of something.
-meter
Combining Form
words ending in this indicate an instrument for measuring.
-tome
Combining Form
words ending in this indicate a device for cutting or excising.