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Another term for:

arthr/o
joint
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crani/o
skull
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cost/o
rib
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myel/o
bone marrow (also means spinal cord)
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oste/o
bone
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pelv/o;pelvi/i
pelvis
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spin/o
spine; spinal(vertebral) column; backbone
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vertebr/o; spondyl/o
vertebra
Root - cili/o; pil/o

Meaning?
hair
Root - derm/o; dermat/o; cutane/o

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skin
Root - onych/o; ungu/o

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nail
Root - adip/o; lip/o; steat/o

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fat
Root - axill/o

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armpit
Root - bi/o

Meaning?
life
Root - cephal/o

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head
Root - cervic/o

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neck
Root - cyt/o

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cell
Root- hist/o; histi/o

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tissue
Root - viscer/o

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internal organs
Root - angi/o; vascul/o; vas/o

Meaning?
vessel
Root- arteri/o

Meaning?
artery
Root- hem/o; hemat/o

Meaning?
blood
Root- ven/o; phleb/o

Meaning?
vein
Root- aden/o

Meaning?
gland
Root- adren/o

Meaning?
adrenal gland
Root- parathyroid/o
parathyroid
Root- pituitar/o
pituitary
Root- thyroid/o
thyroid gland
Root- alveol/o

Meaning?
air sac; alveolus
Root- laryng/o

Meaning?
voice box;larynx
Root- my/o ; muscul/o

Meaning?
Muscle
Root- tend/o ; tendin/o

Meaning?
tendon
Root- blephar/o

Meaning?
eyelid
Root- cerebr/o ; encephal/o

Meaning?
brain
Root- myel/o

Meaning?
spinal cord (bone marrow too)!
Root- neur/o

Meaning?
nerve
Root- opthalm/o ; ocul/o

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eye
Root- ot/o

Meaning?
ear
Root- adenoid/o

Meaning?
adenoids
Root-lymph/o

Meaning?
lymph (clear, watery fluid)
Root- lymphaden/o

Meaning?
lymph glands; lymph nodes
Root- lymphangi/o

Meaning?
lymph vessels
Root- splen/o

Meaning?
spleen
Root- tonsill/o

Meaning?
tonsils
Root- alveol/o

Meaning?
air sac; alveolus
Root- bronch/o; bronchi/o

Meaning?
bronchi
Root- bronchiol/o

Meaning?
small bronchial tubes
Root- laryng/o

Meaning?
voice box; larynx
Root- nas/o ; rhin/o

Meaning?
nose
Root- pharyng/o

Meaning?
throat ; pharyx
Root- phren/o

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diaphragm
Root- pneum/o ; pmeumon/o ; pulmon/o

Meaning?
lungs
Root- thorac/o

Meaning?
chest
Root- trache/o

Meaning?
windpipe; trachea
Root- abdomin/o

Meaning?
abdomen
Root- cheil/o

Meaning?
lips
Root- col/o

Meaning?
large intestine; colon
Root- enter/o

Meaning?
small intestine
Root- esophag/o

Meaning?
esophagus
Root- gastr/o

Meaning?
stomach
Root- gloss/o ; lingu/o

Meaning?
tongue
Root- hepat/o

Meaning?
liver
Root- or/o ; stomat/o

Meaning?
mouth
Root- pharyng/o

Meaning?
throat; pharynx (also part of the respiratory system)
Root- rect/o

Meaning?
rectum
Root- cyst/o

Meaning?
bladder
Root- ren/o ; nephr/o

Meaning?
kidneys
Root- ureter/o

Meaning?
ureters
Root- urethr/o

Meaning?
urethra
Root- epididym/o

Meaning?
epididymis
Root- orchid/o ; test/o ; testicul/o

Meaning?
testicle ; testis
Root- phall/o

Meaning?
penis
Root- prostat/o

Meaning?
prostate gland
Root- vas/o

Meaning?
ductus (vas) deferens
Root- colp/o

Meaning?
vagina
Root- gynec/o

Meaning?
female
Root- mast/o ; mamm/o

Meaning?
brest
Root- oophor/o ; ovari/o

Meaning?
ovary
Root- salping/o

Meaning?
fallopian tubes ; uterine tubes
Root- uter/o ; hyster/o ; metr/o

Meaning?
uterus
Root- vulv/o

Meaning?
vulva ; external genitalia