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|fibr-; fibro-||fiber||leuk-; leuko-||white|
|oxy-||sharp, acute, oxygen||xanth-; xantho-||yellow|
|Body Parts and Disorders||Physical Properties and Shapes|
|cardi-; cardio-||heart||scoli-; scolio-||twisted|
|thromb-; thrombo-||blood clot||reticul-; reticulo-||net|
|Positions and Directions||Good and Bad|
|dia-||across, through||-emia||blood condition|
|ect-; ecto-; exo-;||outer, outside||-iasis||condition, formation of|
|Numbers and Amounts||Procedures, Diagnosis and Surgery|
|hyper-||above, beyond, excessive||-otomy||opening|
|iso-||equal, like||-pexy||surgical fixation|
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