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Flashcards in Ch 13 - Nervous (with Eye, Ear) Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes Deck (66)
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arachn/o

spider

2

serebr/o

cerebrum; brain

3

crani/o

cranium; skull

4

dendr/o

branching; dendrite

5

electr/o

electricity

6

encephal/o

brain

7

gli/o

neuroglia; nerve cell

8

hydr/o

water; fluid

9

mening/o

meninges

10

myel/o

spinal cord
(also bone marrow)

11

neur/o

nerve

12

olig/o

few; diminished

13

quadr/i

four

14

thec/o

sheath

15

thromb/o

clot

16

vascul/o

blood vessels

17

ventricul/o

ventricle

18

dura-

hard

19

echo-

sound

20

-algia

pain

21

-malacia

softening

22

-paresis

partial paralysis

23

-pathy

disease

24

-plegia

paralysis

25

aque/o

watery

26

blast/o

immature

27

blephar/o

eyelid

28

conjunctiv/o

conjunctiva

29

corne/o

cornea

30

dacry/o

tears