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ankyl/o

crooked or stiff

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arthr/o, articul/o

joint

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brachi/o

arm

3

cervic/o

neck

4

chondr/o

cartilage (gristle)

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cost/o

rib

6

crani/o

skull

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dactyl/o

digit (finger or toe)

8

fasci/o

fascia (a band)

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femor/o

femur

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fibr/o

fiber

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kyph/o

humped-back

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lei/o

smooth

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lord/o

bent

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lumb/o

loin (lower back)

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my/o, myos/o, muscul/o

muscle

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myel/o

bone marrow or spinal cord

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oste/o

bone

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patell/o

knee cap

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pelv/i

pelvis (basin) or hip bone

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radi/o

radius

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rhabd/o

rod-shaped or striated (skeletal)

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sarc/o

flesh

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scoli/o

twisted

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spondyl/o, vertebr/o

vertebra

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stern/o

sternum (breastbone)

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ten/o, tend/o, tendin/o

tendon (to stretch)

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thorac/o

chest

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ton/o

tone or tension

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uln/o

ulna

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