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anter/o-
before; front part
anthrac/o-
coal
anxi/o-
fear, worry
aort/o-
aorta
apher/o-
withdrawal
aphth/o-
ulcer
apic/o-
apex (tip)
appendic/o-
appendix
appendicul/o-
limb; small attached part
append/o-
small structure hanging from a larger structure; appendix
appercept/o-
fully perceived
aque/o-
watery substance
arachn/o-
spider, spider web
areol/o-
small area around the nipple
arteri/o-
artery
arter/o-
artery
arteriol/o-
arteriole
arthr/o-
joint
articul/o-
joint
asbest/o-
asbestos
ascit/o-
ascites
aspir/o-
to breathe in; to suck in
asthm/o-
asthma
astr/o-
starlike structure
atel/o-
incomplete
ather/o-
soft, fatty substance
atheromat/o-
fatty deposit or mass
athet/o-
without position or place
atri/o-
atrium (upper heart chamber)
attenu/o-
weakened
audi/o-
the sense of hearing
audit/o-
the sense of hearing
augment/o-
increase in the size or degree
aur/o-
ear
auricul/o-
ear
auscult/o-
listening
autonom/o-
independent, self-governing
axill/o-
axilla (armpit)
axi/o-
axis
bacteri/o-
bacterium
balan/o-
glans penis
bar/o-
weight
basil/o-
base of an organ
bas/o-
base of a structure or basic (alkaline)
behav/o-
activeity of manner of acting
bil/i-
bile, gall
bilirubin/o-
bilirubin
bi/o
life, living organisms; living tissue
blast/o-
immature; emryonic
blephar/o-
eyelid
botul/o-
sausage
brachi/o-
arm
bronchi/o-
bronchus
bronchiol/o-
bronchiole
bronch/o-
bronchus
brux/o-
to grind the teeth
buccinate/o-
cheek
bucc/o-
cheek
bulb/o-
like a bulb
bunion/o-
bunion
burs/o-
bursa
abdomin/o-
abdomen
ablat/o-
taken away; destroy
abort/o-
stop prematurely
abras/o-
scrape off
absorpt/o-
absorb or take in
access/o-
supplemental or contributing part
accommod/o-
to adapt
acetabul/o-
acetabulum (hip socket)
acid/o-
acid (low pH)
acous/o-
hearing, sound
addict/o-
surrender to; be controlled by
aden/o-
gland
adhes/o-
to stick to
adip/o-
fat
adjuv/o-
giving help or assistance
adnex/o-
accessory connecting parts
adolesc/o-
the begining of being an adult
adrenal/o-
adrenal gland
adren/o-
adrenal gland
affect/o-
state of mind; mood; to have an influence on
affer/o-
bring toward teh center
agglutin/o-
clumping, sticking
aggreg/o-
crowding together
ag/o-
to lead to
agon/o-
causing action
agor/a-
open area or space
albin/o-
white
albumin/o-
albumin
alges/o-
sensation of pain
alg/o-
pain
align/o-
arranged in a straight line
aliment/o-
food, nourishment
alkal/o-
base (high pH)
allerg/o-
allergy
all/o-
other; strange
alveol/o-
alveolus (air sac)
ambly/o-
dimness
ambulat/o-
walking
amnes/o-
forgetfullness
amni/o-
amnion (fetal membrane)
amputat/o-
to cut off
amput/o-
to cut off
amygdal/o-
almond shape
amyl/o-
carbohydrate, starch
anabol/o-
building up
analy/l-
to separate
anastom/o-
unite two tubular structures
ancill/o-
servant, accessory
andr/o-
male
aneurysm/o-
aneurysm (dilation)
angin/o-
angina
angi/o-
blood vessel, lumphatic vessel
anis/o-
unequal
ankyl/o-
fused together, stiff
an/o-
anus
antagon/o-
oppose or work against