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ana-
up
-tomy
cutting
physio-
nature
-logy
study of
homeo-
sameness
-stasis
standing still
patho-
disease
epi-
upon
-demi
people
pharmac-
drug
dia-
through
-gnosis
knowledge
sagitt-
arrow
para-
near
thorac-
chest
abdomino-
belly
-pelvic
basin
peri-
around
-cardial
heart
pleur-
rib or side
media-
middle
-stinum
partition
quad-
one-fourth part
en-
in
-ergy
work
-lysis
to loosen or break apart
mono-
one
sacchar-
sugar
di-
two
de-
down from
hydra-
water
hydraphobic, hydraphillic
poly-
many
polysaccharide
lip-
fat
lipid, liposuction
tri-
three
triglyceride
-ase
usual ending for enzyme names
polymerase, kinase
-plasm
formed or molded
cytoplasm
intra-
within
intracellular membrane
extra-
outside
extracellular fluid
inter-
between
intercellular fluid
diffus-
to spread out
diffusion
iso-
same
isotonic
tonic-
tension
isotonic
hypo-
less than
hypotonic solutions (less solutes inside than outside, more water)
hyper-
greater than; over
hypertonic solutions (more solutes inside than outside, less water)
endo-
within
endoplasmic reticulum
exo-
out
exocytosis
phago-
to eat
phagocytosis
pseudo-
false
pseudostratified epithelium (single layer that appears to be multi-layer)
-pods
feet
cephalopods
micro-
small
microtubules
-villi
tufts of hair
microvilli
-somes
bodies
peroxisomes, proteasomes
lyso-
dissolving
lysosomes
auto-
self
autophagy, autotroph
-phagy
eating
autophagy
peroxi-
peroxide
peroxisome
mito-
thread
mitochondria
-chondria
granules
mitochondria
chromo-
colored
chromosomes
-kinesis
motion
cytokinesis
ger-
old age
geriatrics
-iatrics
medicine
geriatrics, pediatrics
neo-
new
neoplasm
onco-
swelling or mass
oncogenes, oncology
carcin-
cancer
carcinomas, carcinogens
-omas
tumors
melanomas
melan-
black
melanin, melanocytes
leuk-
white
leukocytes
-emia
blood
anemia
an-
not
anaerobes
-plasia
to shape
hyperplasia, anaplasia
a-
without
atrophy
-trophy
nourishment
atrophy
bio-
life
biology
-opsy
viewing
biopsy
dys-
abnormal
dysplasia
meta-
change
metaplasia
pro-
forward
progeny
phyto-
plant
phytoplankton
hist-
tissue
histology
patho-
disease
pathology
-vascular
blood vessels
cardiovascular
-thelium
covering
mesothelium
meso-
middle
mesoderm
-crine
secretion
endocrine
fibro-
fibers
fibromyalgia, fibrous
macro-
large
macromolecules
-phages
eaters
macrophages
colla-
glue
collagen
reticul-
net
reticulum
areol-
a small space
areoles
adipo-
fat
adipose tissue, adipocytes
-ectomy
to cut out
historectomy
chondro-
cartilage
chondrichthyes, chondrocytes
intercalat-
to insert between
intercalated disks
neur-
nerve, nerve tissue, nervous system
neurons
dendr-
tree
dendrites
-glia
glue
mesoglia
pariet-
wall
parietal lobe
viscer-
body organ
visceral mass
xeno-
foreign, strange
xenophobia
duct
tube
aquaduct
apical
free
apical meristem
squamous
flat
squamous tissue type
dermato-
skin
dermatologist
keratino-
horn-like
keratinocyte
-cytes
cells
erythrocytes, leukyocytes
basal-
base
basal membrane
spinos-
thorn-like
stratum spinosum
lucid-
clear
stratum lucidum
corne-
horn
stratum corneum
stria-
streaks
striations
albin-
white
albinism
carot-
carrot
carotenids
cyan-
blue
cyanobacteria, cyanotic
jaund-
yellow
jaundice
eryth-
red
erythrocytes, erythema
hirsut-
shaggy
hirsutism
sebace-
greasy
sebaceous glands, sebum
sudori-
sweat
sudoriferous
-ferous
bearing
sudoriferous glands
cer-
wax
cerumen
ab-
away
abrasion
-rasion
scraped
abrasion
-itis
inflammation
dermatitis
hem-
blood
hemology
-angi-
blood vessel
hemangioma
lacer-
torn
laceration
pruri-
to itch
pruritus
osteo-
bone
osteoporosis
-physis
growing
epiphysis, metaphysis, diaphysis
medulla
marrow, pith
medulla oblongata
-blasts
buds or sprouts
-clast
break
ossi-
bone
-fication
making
membran-
membrane
-chondral
cartilage
fossa-
ditch or trench
pariet-
wall
tempor-
temples
styl-
stake or pole
occipit-
back of head
olfact-
to smell
conch-
shell
palat-
roof of mouth
mand-
to chew
ment-
chin
zygo-
like a yoke
lacrim-
teardrop
lord-
bent backward
coron-
crown
squam-
flat
para-
beside, beyond
cervic-
neck
lumb-
loin
sacrum-
sacred bone
dens-
tooth
cost-
rib
por-
passageway
-osis
condition
-malacia
softness
arthr-
joint
kypho-
bent
scolio-
crooked
rheumat-
a watery flow
syn-
together
amphi-
on both sides
syndesmo-
band or ligament
gompho-
a bolt or nail
liga-
bound or tied
ov-
egg
-scopy
observation
-duct
to lead
ad-
toward
rota-
to revolve
circ-
circle
-algia
pain
dis-
apart
lux-
dislocation
ortho-
correct
pedi-
child
my-
muscle
sacro-
flesh
-lemma
sheath
-meres
parts
tetan-
rigid, tense
ant-
against
orb-
circular
or-
mouth
ocul-
eye
rect-
straighten
-phragm
wall
sub-
below
supra-
above
brachi-
arm
radi-
radius
lat-
wide
piri-
pear
vast-
large
semi-
half
gastro-
belly
-cnemia
leg
contra-
against
af-
toward
-ferrent
carried
ef-
away from
somat-
body
-nomic
law
enter-
intestines
salat-
leaping
pre-
before
post-
after
arachn-
spider
-oid
similar to
pia-
delicate
plexus
braid or network
-encephalon
brain
cephal-
head
hydro-
water
ret-
net
cogni-
to get to know
-taxia
order
callosum
hard
caud-
tail
-phasia
speech
opti-
eye
vestibulo-
small cavity
ab-
away
-cochlear
a spiral, snail-like
-ducens
to lead
glosso-
tongue
-pharyngeal
throat
-plegia
blow or strike
brady-
slow
-esthesia
feeling, perception
-mentia
mind
tact-
touch
noci-
harmful
proprio-
one's own
opthalmo-
eye
oto-
ear
rhino-
nose
laryngo-
larynx
-osmia
smell, odor
gust-
taste
sclera-
hard
aqua-
water
rhodo-
red
-opsin
related to vision
audit-
hearing
-liths
stones
ambly-
dull or dim
-osmi
smell, odor
blephar-
eyelid
kerat-
cornea
nystagm-
nodding or drowsy
-ptosis
fall
vertigo-
dizziness
hormon-
excite, get moving
oxytoc-
quick birth
vasso-
vessel
pressin-
pressing, constricting
pan-
all
-creas
flesh
gluco-
sugar
cortic-
bark, shell
insipidous
tasteless
guttur
throat
pheo-
dusky
melli-
honey, sweetened
gyneco-
woman
mast-
breast
aden-
gland
-poiesis
making
pluri-
several
trans-
across
ferr-
iron
-rhage
burst forth
thromb-
clot
-osis
a condition of
em-
in
-bolus
a mass
iso-
self
phlebo-
vein
septic-
decay
-emia
condition of blood
-penia
poverty
ven-
vein