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-crine
~to secrete
~Example: endo/crine - glands that secrete
-ize
~to do; to act in a specified way
~example: liquitize
-ation
-ization
~a process, action or condition
~example: liquidation

~~action or processcombination of ize, and ation/// example: crystalization
helio-
~pun; light
~heliothempy-treatment by exposing to sun rays:
~heliosis-sunstroke
hypno-
~sleep
~hypnotic-inducing sleep
sinus-
~hollow space; cavity
~paranasal/sinus- air cavities in cranial bones communicating with hasal cavity
tarso-
~ankle; instep
~tarsus-ankle regoin(bone) tarsuls
pod-
~foot
~podiatrist- foot specialist
malign-
~bad; harmful
~malignant- become progressively worse; resulting in death
ism
~example: organism
-an; -ian
~belonging to or having some relation to; on beliaving in
~example: Christian, thechnician
-ite
~a part of the body or organ
~example: dendrite
-ance; - ancy
~a state or organ
~examples: attendance
ment-
~the mind
~mental- pertaining to the mind
part-
~labor/bring forth/giving birth
~parturition-act or process of giving birth
scler(a)-
~hard-white of eye
~sclorasis- a hardening at the tissue/ sclera- hard white tissue covering of eyeball
sept-
~dividing wall or membrane
~septum- nasalsseptum partition seperating the naval cavities
post-
~after/behind
~pastpartum- acurring after childbirth/pusterior- situated in the back part
pre-
~before/in front of
~prenatal- occring before birth
pneum-
~lungs; air
~pneumatic- pertaining to lungs or air
phage-
~to eat, swallowing

~phagocyte- cells that eat microorganisms, other cells, or foriegn bodies
~phagocytosis- engulfing a microorganism