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ochro-
in botany, yellowish

odonto-
in botany, toothlike

-oideus
in botany, resembling; e.g, helianthoides, resembling the genus Helianthus

ointment
semisolid preparation usually containing medicinal substances and intended for external therapeutic application

oral
by mouth or of the mouth

organ neurosis
dysfunction for which there is no apparent organic cause

ortho-
in botany, straight

orthostatic circulatory disturbance
changes in circulation upon assuming an upright position

osteochondritis
inflammation of a bone and its cartilage

-osus
in botany, abundance; e.g., foliosus, full of leaves

oxy-
in botany, sharp

oxytocin
a peptide hormone from the pituitary that stimulates lactation; used to induce labor, manage postpartum hemorrhage, and reduce painful breast engorgement

oxyurid
pin worm