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cyst/o
L* vesic/-
sac (containing fluid), cyst, bladder (in urological contexts it usually means "bladder")
nephr/o
L* ren/-
kidney
pyel/o
renal pelvis
ureter/o
ureter
urethr/o
urethra
ur/o
urin/o
urinary tract
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
amygdal/o
tonsil, almond, tonsil *TONSILL/-*
lymph/o
lymphat/o
lymph
splen/o
L* lien/-
spleen
hormon/o
hormone
meat/o
an opening
gonad/o
gonad
adip/o
fat
crin/o
secretion
hidr/o
sweat
hygr/o
moisture
gli/o
glue
lecith/o
L* vitell/-
(egg) yolk
lip/o
fat, lipids
onc/o
tumour
py/o
pus
steat/o
L* seb/-
L* sebi/-
fat
tox/o
toxic/o
toxon/o
L* ven/-
L* venen/-
L* venom/-
poison
zym/o
enzyme, fermentation
astr/o
aster/o
star, star-shaped
a/tret/o
absence of an opening, imperforated
hypn/o
sleep
poikil/o
mottled, varied, irregular
prosth/e
prosth/o
prosthet/o
artificial
schist/o
schiz/o
split
tach/o
tach/(no combining vowel)
tachy-
rapid
xen/o
strange, foreign
ankyl/o
fusion, adhesion, bent, imperforated
aux/o
increase
bar/o
weight, pressure
carcin/o
cancer
chron/o
time
cocc/o
coccus, spherical cell
cry/o
extreme cold
drom/o
running, flow
dynam/o
power
electr/o
electricity
erg/o
ergasi/o
work
ge/o
earth
goni/o
angle
ge/o
earth
goni/o
angle
helc/o
ulceratoin
hapt/o
touch
heli/o
sun
in/o
L* fibr/-
fibre, fibrous
knemat/o
kinesi/o
kinema/-
movement
trich/o
hair
-auxe, -auxis, -auxesis
enlargement
-agogue
agent used to induce X, induce the explusion of X, induce flow of X, used to induce flow from X
-crin/e
secretion
-elcosis
ulceration
-em/phraxis
obstruction
-leps/y
seizure
-phyma
plural: -phymata
swelling
-ur/ia
abnormal condition of the urine, of urination

if termination is precedd by root denoting substance, term means "abnormal presence of X in urine"
acholuria
absence of bile in urine
apidonecrosis
process of death of fat (in the body)
astrocyte
star-shaped cell
cystelcosis
ulceration of the bladder
cryogenic
pertaining to the formation of extreme cold
dynamic
pertaining to power
endourethral
within the urethra
endocrine
internal secretion
hematuria
abnormal presence of blood in urine
hydragogue
agent used to induce the flow of water
kinesiology
study of movement
lipopenia
deficiency of fat (in the body)
osteophyma
swelling of the bone
pyorrhea
discharge of pus
tachyphrenia
abnormal condition characterized by rapid mental activity