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acromi/o
acromion
arthr/o
L* articul/-
joint
astragal/o
astragalus, ie ankle bone
burs/o
bursa
calcane/o
calcaneus, ie. heel bone
carp/o
carpus, ie., wrist bone, wrist
chondr/o
cartilage
cleid/o
clavicle, ie. collarbone
coccyg/o
coccyx, ie tail bone
condyl/o
condyle, ie., knuckle
cost/o
rib
crani/o
cranium, ie., skull
desm/o
syndesm/o
ligament
fasci/-
fascia
femor/o
femur
-phylactic
pertaining to protection
cox/o
hip
cubit/o
elbow
cartilag/o
cartilagin/o
cartilage
cubit/o
elbow
ligament/-
ligament
mastoid/o
mastoid bone
muscul/-
muscle
skelet/o
skeleton
rhabd/o
rod
rhabdomy/o
skeletal muscle
oste/o
osse/o
oss/o
bone
fibul/o
fibula
humer/o
humerus
ili/o
ilium
ischi/o
ischium
lamin/o
thin plate, layer, lamina
mal/-
cheek bone, cheek
my/o
myos/o
muscle
oste/o
bone
patell/o
patella, ie., knee cap
L* pelvi/-
pelvis
perine/o
perineum (pelvic floor)
phalang/o
phalanx, ie bone of hte finger or toe
phalanges, ie bones of hte finger or toe
pub/-
pubi/-
pubis
rachi/o
rrhaci/o (does not go first in a term)
spine
radi/-
radius
sacr/-
sacrum
scapul/o
scapula, ie., shoulder blade
sphen/o
sphenoid bone, wedge
spondyl/o
vertebra, vertebrae
stern/o
sternum
tal/o
talus, ie., the ankle bone (highest of 7 ankle bones)
tars/o
tarsus, ie., ankle bone
ten/o
tenen/o
tenont/o
tend/o
tendin/o
tendon
tibi/-
tibia
uln/-
ulna
hect/o
cent/-
one hundred, one hundredth (latin)
hol/o
whole, entire
kil/o
mill/-
one thousand
mer/o
part, segment
olig/o
few (in number), scanty (therefore: less than normal)
pant/o
all
poly/
mult/-
plur/-
many, frequent
myri/a
ten thousand, countless
-agr/a
sudden and severe pain
-alges/ia
sense of pain, excessive sense of pain
-a/sthen/ia
absence of strength
-fer/ous
bearing, containing
-paresis
slight paralysis
-phylaxis
protection
-piesis
pressure
-sthen/ia
strength
-troph/y
nutrition
aphylaxis
absence of protection
acromioclavicular
pertaining to the acromion and the clavicle
carpophalangeal
pertaining to the wrist and the phalanges
chondrodystrophic
pertaining to the faulty nutrition of the cartilage
craniocele
protrsuion of (something through) the skull
desmorrhexis
rupture of the ligament
holorachischisis
complete splitting of the spine
hypopiesis
less than normal pressure
meroacrania
absence of part of the skull
myasthenia
lack of strength of the muscles, muscular weakness
oligodispia
scanty thirst, ie., abnormal lack of thirst
omagra
sudden and severe pain in the shoulder