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chol/e-, chol/o-
bile
dacry/o-, lacrima
tears
hem/a, hemat/o-, hem/o-
blood
lymph/o-
lymph
myx/o-
mucus
ptyal/o-
saliva
py/o-
pus
brachy-
short
brev/i-
short
crypt/o-
hidden
dipl/o-
double, twice
glyc/o-, gluc/o-
sugar, sweet
hom/eo-, hom/o-
same, alike
is/o-
equal, alike
brady-
slow
cry/o-
cold
dextr/o-
right, right side
dolich/o-
long
heter/o-
other, different
hydr/o-
wet, water, fluid
lept/o-
slender, small, thin
aqua, hydr/o-
water
chyle, chyl/o-
milky fluid- product of digestion
galact/o-, lact/o-
milk
hidr/o-, sudor
sweat
mucus, muco-
secretion of mucous membranes
plasma
fluid portion of blood containing clotting factors
pus
liquid product of inflammation
audi/o-
hearing
caus-, caut-
burn
duct-
lead
-edem-
swelling
gen/o-
producing
kin/e-, kin/o-
movement, motion
-morph
form, structure, shape
bio-
life
-clas-, -clast
break
-ectas-
dilate
-esthes-
sensation
-iatr/o-
treatment
-lysis, -lys/o-, -lytic
breaking down
-op/ia, -ops/ia, -opsy
vision
-path-, -pathy
disease
-phas-
speech
-plegia
paralysis
schist/o-, schiz/o-
split, cleft, division
-stasis
standing still, stopage
hyal/o-, hyalin
glassy, translucent substance
lith/o-
stone or calculus
natrium
sodium
sal
salt
albus, alba, alb-
white
chrom/o-, chromat/o-
color (as compared with no color)
cyan/o-
blue
leuc/o-, leuk/o-
white
melan/o-
black
poli/o-
gray (relating to the gray matter of the nervous system)
ruber, rubor
red, redness
lev/o-
left, to the left
mal-
ill, bad
meg/a-, meg/alo-, meg/aly-
large, oversized
olig/o-
few, little
pachy-
thick
platy-
flat, wide
poikil/o-
irregular, varied
lip/o-, lipid
fat, fatty acids
mel/i-
honey or sugar
petrous
stony hardness
sebum
sebaceous gland secretion
chlor/o-, chloros
green
cirrhos
orange-yellow
erythr/o-
red
lutein
saffron yellow
photo-
light
rhod/o-
red
xanth/o-
yellow, yellowish
macr/o-
large
malac/o-
soft, softening
necr/o-
death
orth/o-
straight, normal, correct
pale/o-
old, primitive
ple/o-
many, more
-scler/o-
hardness
-phage, phag/o-
eating
-phil
affinity, love for
-poiesis
formation, production
spasm/o-
spasm
troph/o-
nourishment, food
sangui-, sanguin/o-
blood, bloody
sial/o-
saliva, salivary glands
adip/o-
fat
cerumen, cerumin/o-
earwax
ele/o-, ole/o-
oil
gluco-, glyc/o-, sacchar/o-, sacchar/i-
sugar
heme
iron-based, pigment part of hemoglobin
serum, ser/o-
clear portion of blood fluid without clotting factors
ur/e-, ur/ea-, ur/eo-,
ur/in-, ur/ino-, ur/o-
urine or urea
amyl/o-
starch
collagen
fibrous protein of connective tissue, cartilage, bone, and skin
ferrum, ferr/o-
iron
hal/o-
salt
hormone
body-produced chemical substance
sinistr/o-
left, to the left
stere/o-
solid, three-dimensional
tel/e-, tel/o-
distant, end
xer/o-
dry
sten/o-
narrow, contracted
tachy-
rapid, fast
therm/o-
heat