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aden/o gland
adip/o fat
anter/o before, front
caud/o lower part of the body
cephal/o head
cyt/o, -cyte cell
end-, endo- in, within inside
exo out of the way , away from
hist/o, histi/o tissue
-ologist specialist
-ology the science of study of
path/o, -pathy disease, suffering, feeling emotion
plas/I, plas/o, plasia development , toward
poster/o behind toward back
-stasis , _static control maintenance of constant level
spondyl/o vertebrae, vertebral column, back bone
synovi/o, synov/o synovial membrane, synovial fluid
-um singular noun ending
-lysis loosening or setting free
myel/o spinal cord , bone marrow
oss/e, oss/I, ost/o, oste/o bone
scoli/o curved, bent
ankyl/o crooked, bent , stiff
anthr/o joint
chrondr/I, chrondr/o cartilage
cost/o RIB
crani/o brain
desis to bind , tie together
kyph/o bent , pump
lord/o curve, sway back bent
bi- two, double,
cele- hernia, tumor, swelling
dys- bad , difficult, painful
fasci/o fascia. fibrious band
fabri/o fibrios tissue, fiber
-ia abnormal condition, disease plural to IUM
-ic pertaining too
-kenis/I, kenisi/o movement
my/o muscle
-plegia paralysis, stroke
rrhexis rupture
tax/o coordination , order
ten/o, tend/o, tendi/o tendon, stretch out, extend, strain
ton/o tone, stretching, tension
tri three