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ADEN-
Combining form
gland
AER-
Combining form
air, gas
BLENN-
Combining form
mucus
CEL(I)-
Combining form
abdomen
CH(E)IL-
Combining form
lip
CHRON-
Combining form
time, timing
CLA(S)-, -CLAST
Combining form
break(up), destroy
-DESIS
Combining form
binding
DESM-
Combining form
[binding] ligament, connective tissue
DYNAM-
Combining form
force, power, energy
GER-
Combining form
old age
GNATH-
Combining form
(lower) jaw
ISCH-, -SCHE-
Combining form
suppress, check
KLEPT-
Combining form
steal
LEI-
Combining form
smooth
LEP-
Combining form
attack, seizure
MAN-
Combining form
be mad
MEL-
Combining form
limb
MORPH-
Combining form
form, shape
NOM-
Combining form
law
OMPHAL-
Combining form
navel, umbilicus
PED-
Combining form
child
PEN-
Combining form
decrease, deficiency
-PEX-
Combining form
fixing, (surgical) attachment
PLAS(T)-
Combining form
form, develop
PRESBY-
Combining form
[one who stands before] prostate gland
PROSTAT-
Combining form
spit
PTY-
Combining form
saliva
PTYAL-
Combining form
saliva
-RRHAPH-
Combining form
suture
SIT-
Combining form
food
STA(T)-
Combining form
stand, stop
TAX-
Combining form
(muscular) coordination
THERM-
Combining form
heat, (body) temperautre
TROP-
Combining form
turning
-PLASTY
(molding, surgically forming) refers to plastic/restorative surgery
-TROPISM
refer to the turning of living organisms toward or away from an external stimulus
-CLAST
Instruments
instrument or device or agent for breaking or crushing
-STAT
Instruments
device or agent for stopping the flow of something
-METER
Instruments
an instrument for measuring
-TOME
Instruments
a device for cutting or excising