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Flashcards in Ch 1 - General Body Root Words Deck (22)
1

abdomin/o; lapar/o; ceil/o

abdomen

2

adip/o; lip/o

fat; fatty

3

anter/o

front

4

chondr/o

cartilage

5

crani/o

skull

6

cyt/o

cell

7

dors/o

back

8

gastr/o

stomach

9

hist/o

tissue

10

inguin/o

groin

11

later/o

side; away from the midline

12

lumb/o

loin

13

medi/o

middle

14

nucle/o

nucleus

15

pelv/i

pelvis

16

poster/o

back

17

proxim/o

near

18

spin/o

spine

19

thorac/o

chest

20

umbilic/o

navel

21

ventr/o

front side; belly

22

viscer/o

internal organs