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Flashcards in Body Structure Deck (28):
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abdomin/o

abdomen

2

anter/o

anterior/front

3

caud/o

tail

4

cephal/o

head

5

cervic/o

neck; cervix uteri (neck of uterus)

6

chondr/o

cartilage

7

crani/o

cranium (skull)

8

cyt/o

cell

9

dist/o

far, furthest

10

dors/o

back (of the body)

11

gastr/o

stomach

12

hist/o

tissue

13

ili/o

ilium (lateral, flaring portion of hip bone)

14

infer/o

lower, below

15

inguin/o

groin

16

later/o

side, to one side

17

lumb/o

loins (lower back)

18

medi/o

middle

19

nucle/o

nucleus

20

pelv/o, pelv/i

pelvis

21

poster/o

back (of body), behind, posterior

22

proxim/o

near, nearest

23

radi/o

radiation, xray; radius

24

spin/o

spine

25

super/o

upper, above

26

thorac/o

chest

27

umbilic/o

umbilicus, navel

28

ventr/o

belly,