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amyl-
Combining form

starch
angin-
Combining form

choking pain, angina pectoris
aort-
Combining form

aorta
arct(at)-
Combining form

compress
ather-
Combining form

[soup] fatty deposit
atri-
Combining form

[entrance hall] atrium
bol-
Combining form

a throwing
capill
Combining form

[hair] capillary
cirs-
Combining form

dilated and twisted vein, varix
-clud-

-clus-
Combining form

close
cor

cord-
Combining form

heart
coron-
Combining form

crown
cusp

-cuspid
Combining form

point
dextr-
Combining form

right (side)
-form
Combining form

shape
gurgit-

gurgitat-
Combining form

flood, flow
pector-
Combining form

breast, chest
phleb-
Combining form

vein
pulm(on)-
Combining form

lung, pulmonary artery
rhythm-
Combining form

[steady motion] heartbeat
sept-
Combining form

wall, partition
sin-

sinus-
Combining form

[curve, hollow] sinus
sinistr-
Combining form

left (side)
sphygm-
Combining form

pulse
stal-

stol-
Combining form

send, contraction
tens(i)-
Combining form

stretch
thromb-
Combining form

blood clot
top-
Combining form

place
vag-
Combining form

[wandering] the vagus nerve
varic-

varix
Combining form

dilated and twisted vein, varix
vas-
Combining form

(blood) vessel; vas deferens
ven-
Combining form

vein
ventr-
Combining form

belly, abdomen, abdominal cavity
systole
the period of contraction of the heart when the blood is sent through the aorta and the pulmonary artery
diastole
the period of expansion when the heart dilates and the atria and ventricles fill with blood from the vene cavae and the pulmonary vein