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Flashcards in Body Substances and Chemicals Deck (18):
1

amylo-

starch

2

cerumen, cerumino-

earwax

3

collagen

fibrous protein of connective tissue, cartilage, bone, and skin

4

eleo-, oleo-

oil

5

ferrum, ferro-

iron

6

gluco-, glyco-, saccharo, sacchari-

sugar

7

halo-

salt

8

heme

iron-based, pigment part of hemoglobin

9

hormone

body produced chemical substance

10

hyalo-, hyalin

glassy, translucent substance

11

lipo-, lipids

fat or fatty acids

12

litho-

stone or calculus

13

meli-

honey or sugar

14

natrium

sodium

15

petrous

stony hardness

16

sal

salt

17

sebum

sebaceous gland serum

18

adipo-

fat