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agglutinins
gluing (agglutinization)
embolos
plug (embolus)
erythros
red (erythrocytes)
haima
blood (hemostasis)
hypo-
below
karyon
nucleus (megakaryocyte)
leukos
white (leukocyte)
megas
big
myelos
marrow (myeloid)
-osis
condition (leukocytosis)
ox-
presence of oxygen (hypoxia)
penia
poverty (leukopenia)
poiesis
making (hemopiesis)
punctura
a piercing (venipuncture)
stasis
halt (hemostasis)
thrombos
clot (thrombocytes)
vena
vein (venipuncture)
anastomosis
outlet (anastomoses)
atrion
hall (atrium)
auris
ear (auricle)
bi-
two (bicuspid)
bradys
slow (bradycardia)
cuspis
point (bicuspid valve)
diastole
expansion
-gram
record (electrocardiogram)
luna
moon (semilunar valve)
mitre
a bishop's hat (mitral valve)
papilla
nipple-shaped elevation (papillary muscles)
semi-
half (semilunar valve)
septum
wall (interatrial septum)
systole
a drawing together
tachys
swift (tachycardia)
tri-
three (tricuspid valve)
ventricle
little belly (ventricle)
baro-
pressure (baroreceptors)
capilaris
hairlike (capillary)
manometer
device for measuring pressure (sphygmomanometer)
porta
gate (portal vein)
pulmo-
lung (pulmonary)
pulsus
stroke (pulse)
saphenes
prominent (saphenous vein)
skleros
hard (arteriosclerosis)
sphygmos
pulse (sphygmomanometer)
vaso-
vessel (vasocontriction)