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Flashcards in Ch. 18 Combining Forms Deck (29)
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Aden/o

Gland

2

Adrenal/o

Adrenaline

3

Andr/o

Male

4

Calc/o
Calci/o

Calcium

5

Cortic/o

Cortex
Outer Region

6

Crin/o

Secrete

7

Dips/o

Thirst

8

Estr/o

Estrogen

9

Gluc/o

Sugar

10

Glyc/o

Sugar

11

Gonad/o

Sex glands

12

Home/o

Sameness
Unchanging
Constant

13

Hormon/o

Hormone

14

Insulin/o

Insulin
(Pancreatic Hormone)

15

Kal/i

Potassium

16

Lact/o

Milk

17

Myx/o

Mucus

18

Natr/o

Sodium

19

Pancreat/o

Pancreas

20

Parathyroid/o

Parathyroid Glands

21

Phys/o

Growing

22

Pituitar/o

Pituitary Gland

23

Somat/o

Body

24

Ster/o

Solid Structure
Steriod

25

Thyr/o

Thyroid Gland
Shield

26

Thyroid/o

Thyroid Gland

27

Toc/o

Labor
Birth

28

Toxic/o

Poison

29

Ur/o

Urine