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collagen
fibrous protein of connective tissue, cartilage, bone and skin
heme
iron-based pigment part of hemoglobin
hormone
body-produced chemical substance
lith/o
stone
petrous
stony hardness
sebum
sebaceous gland secretion
cirrhos
orange-yellow
erythro/o
red
poli/o
gray (relating to gray matter of the nervous system)
chol/e, chol/o
Bile
chyle, chyl/o
Milky fluid, product of digestion
dacry/o, lacrima
tears
galact/o, lac
milk
mucus
secretion of mucous membranes
myx/o
mucus
plasma
fluid portion of blood
ptyal/o
saliva
pus
liquid portion of inflammation
py/o
pus
serum
clear portion of blood fluid
sial/o
saliva, salivary glands
pale/o
old, primitive
platy
flat, wide
ple/o
more, many
scler/o
hardness
sten/o
narrow, contracted
tachy
rapid, fast
therm/o
heat
xer/o
dry
brachy
short
brady
slow
cry/o
cold
crypt/o
hidden
dextro/o
right, right side
dipl/o
double, twice
dolich/o
long
glyc/o, gluc/o
sugar, sweet
heter/o
other, different
hom/eo, hom/o
same, alike
is/o
equal, alike
lept/o
slender, small, thin
lev/o
left, to the left
macro/o
large
mal
ill, bad
malac/o
soft, softening
meg/a, meg/alo, meg/aly
large, oversized
necr/o
death
olig/o
few, little
orth/o
straight, normal, correct
pachy
thick
caus, caut
burn
-clas, -clast
Break
duct
lead
ectas
dilate
edem
swelling
edem
swelling
esthes
sensation
gen/o
producing
iatr/o
treatment
kin/e, kin.o
movement
-lysis, -lys/o, -lytic
breaking down
-morph/o
form, structure, shape
op/ia, ops/ia
vision
phage, phag/o
eating
phas
speech