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a-
no, not, without
ab-
away from
acr/o
extremities
ad-
toward
aedn/o
gland
adenoid/o
adenoids
adip/o
fat
adren/o
adrenal glands
aer/o
air
agora-
marketplace
alb/o, albin/o
white
algesi/i
sensitivity to pain
-algia
pain
amyl/o
starch
an/o
anus
adr/o
masculine
angi/o, vascul/o
vessel
ankyl/o
stiff
ante-
before
anter/o
anterior
anti-
against
arter/i
artery
arteriol/o
articulation
-ase
enzyme
-asthenia
weakness
atel/o
imperfect
ather/o
yellow fatty plaque
-ation
action or process
audi/o
hearing
aut/o
self
axill/o
axilla armpit
bil/i
bile
burs/o
bursa
calc/i
calcium
cec/o
cecum
-cele
hernia
-centesis
surgical puncture
cent/i
one hundred or 1/100
cervic/o
neck, cerix
cheil/o
lips
chem/o
chemical
chir/o
hand
chlor/o
green
chol/e
bile
cholecyst/o
gallbladder
chondr/o
cartilage
circum-
around
cirrh/o
orange-yellow
coccyg/o
cocyx
col/o
colon
colp/o
vagina
coni/o
dust
crin/o, -crine
secrete
cry/o
cold
crypt/o
hidden
dactyl/o
digit
de-
down, from, removing, reversing
dendr/o
tree
dent/i, dent/o
teeth
dia-
through
-er
one who
erythemat/o
erythema or redness
-esis
action, process, or result of
-esthesia
sensation or perception
esthesi/o
feeling
eu-
normal, good
-eum, -ium
membrane
ex-, exo-
out, without, away from
extra-
outside
fet/o
fetus
gli/o
neuroglia or sticky substance
gloss/o
tongue
gon/o
genitals, reproduction
gynec/o
female
hidr/o
perspiration
hydr/o
water
hyster/o
uterus
ichthy/o
fish
ile/o
ileum
ili/o
ilium
in-
not, inside, in
infer/o
lowermost. below
infra-
below
iod/o
iodine
ischi/o
ischium
-ism
condition, theory
-ium
membrane
-ive
pertaining to
kerat/o
hard or horny, cornea
lapar/o
abdominal wall
later/o
towad the side, farther from the midline of the body
leps/o, -lepsy
seizure
-lexia
words
lingu/o
tongue
lob/o
lobe
log/o
knowledge, words
lumb/o
lumbar
malac/o
softening
mast/o
breast
medio-
middle
melan/o
black
men/o
month
ment/o
mind, chin
meso-`
middle
metr/i
uterine tissue
my/o
muscle
myc/o
fungus
myel/o
bone marrow, spinal cord
myx/o
mucus
narc/o
stupor
nat/i
birth
ne/o
new
-ole
little
omphal/o
umbilicus
-on
body
onc/o
tumor
onych/o
nail
oophor/o
ovary
-opia
vision
or/o
mouth
orchi/o, orchid/o
testes
orth/o
straight
ot/o
ear
-ous
pertaining to, characterized by
ox/o
oxygen
par/o
to bear offspring
para-
near, beside, normal
-para
female who has given birth
pen/o
penis
-pepsia
digestion
-pexy
surgical fixation
phas/o
speech
phleb/o
vein
phren/o
mind, diaphragm
proct/o
anus, rectum
pyel/o
renal pelvis
rach/i, rachi/o
spine
roentgen/o
xray
-rrhage
excessive bleeding
-rrhagia
hemorrhage
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
salping/o
uterine tube
schis/i, schiz/o
split, cleft
scler/o
hard
seb/o
sebum
semin/o
semen
sial/o
saliva, salivary gland
silic/o
silica
spondyl/o
vertebra
stomat/o
mouth
-stomy
forming an opening
sym-, syn-
joined, together
-tome
instrument for cutting
-tomy
incision
top/o
place, position
trich/o
hair
-tropic
simulate
-tropin
that which stimulates
ungu/o
nail
vag/o
vagus nerve
vesic/o
bladder or vesicle
xanth/o
yellow
xer/o
dry