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aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
andr/o
male
calc/o; calci/o
calcium
cortic/o
cortex, outer region
crin/o
secrete
dips/o
thirst
estr/o
female
gluc/o
sugar
glyc/o
sugar
gonad/o
sexual glands (ovaries and testes)
home/o
sameness
kal/i
potossium (an electrolyte)
hormon/o
hormone
insulin/o
insulin; pancreatic hormone
lact/o
milk
myx/o
mucus
natr/o
sodium (an electrolyte)
pancreat/o
pancreas
parathyroid/o
parathyroid gland
phys/o
growing
pituitar/o
pituitary gland, hypophysis
somat/o
body
ster/o
solid structure
thyr/o
thyroid gland
thyroid/o
thyroid gland
toc/o
childbirth
toxic/o
posion
ur/o
urine
-agon
assemble, gather together
-ectomy
removal, excision, resection
-emia
blood condition
-genic
produced by or in
-in, -ine
a substance
-megaly
enlargement
-oid
pain
-osis
abnormal condition
-physis
to grow
-stasis
to stop; control; place
-tocin
labor, birth; (a substance for)
-tropin
stimulating the function (to turn or act on)
-uria
urine condition
-eu
good, normal
hyper-
excessive, above
hypo-
deficient, below, less than normal
oxy-
rapid, sharp, acid
pan-
all
-poly
many; much
tetra-
four
tri-
three