Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/35

Click to flip

35 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Aden-
Combining Form

gland
Aer-
Combining Form

air, gas
Blenn-
Combining Form

mucus
Cel(i)-
Combining Form

abdomen
Ch(e)il-
Combining Form

lip
Chron-
Combining Form

time, timing
Cla(s)-, -Clast
Combining Form

break (up), destroy

Instrument

indicates an instrument for device for breaking or crushing
-Desis
Combining Form

binding
Desm-
Combining Form

[binding] ligament, connective tissue
Dynam-
Combining Form

force, power, energy
Ger-
Combining Form

old age
Gnath-
Combining Form

(lower) jaw
Isch-, -Sche-
Combining Form

surpress, check
Klept-
Combining Form

steal
Lei-
Combining Form

smooth
Lep-
Combining Form

attack, seizure
Man-
Combining Form

be mad
Mel-
Combining Form

limb
Morph-
Combining Form

form, shape
Nom-
Combining Form

law
Omphal-
Combining Form

navel, umbilicus
Ped-
Combining Form

child
Pen-
Combining Form

decrease, deficiency
-Pex-
Combining Form

fixing, (surgical) attachment
Plas(t)-, -Plasty
Combining Form

form, develop (plas(t)-)

Plastic or restorative surgery (-plasty)
Presby-
Combining Form

old, old age
Prostat-
Combining Form

[one who stands before] prostate gland
Pty-
Combining Form

spit
Ptyal-
Combining Form

saliva
-Rrhaph-
Combining Form

suture
Sit-
Combining Form

food
Sta(t)-, -stat
Combining Form

stand, stop

Instrument (-stat)

a device or agent for stopping the flow of something
Tax-
Combining Form

(muscular) coordination
Therm-
Combining Form

heat, (body) temperature
Trop-, -Tropism
Combining Form

turning

(-tropism): the turning of living organisms toward (positive tropism) or away from (negative tropism) an external stimulus