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The 4 elements used to build a medical word are?
root word
combining form
prefix
suffix
To develope a medical vocabulary, you must understand the?
Elements (parts) that form medical words
In words teacher, teaches, teaching, what is the root word?
teach
In the word speaker, speaks, speaking, the root word is?
speak
What does a / (slash) represent in our study book?
slash is used to separte word elements
In medical words what usually indicates a body part?
the root word
The roots in medical words are usually dervied from what languages?
Greek & Latin