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thorac(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], chest. See also words beginning steth(o)-.
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thoraco-

, thorac-thoracico-
The chest (thorax).
[G. thōrax]
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thoraco-

, thorac- , thoracico-
Combining forms denoting the chest (thorax).
[G. thōrax]
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thoraco-

, thorac-, thoraci- [Gr. thōrax, stem, thōrak-, breastplate, breast, trunk]
Prefixes meaning chest, chest wall.
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