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Flashcards in ch 6 root Deck (59):
1

acetabul

acetabulum, hip socket

2

cartil

gristle

3

acr

extremity, point

4

ankyl

stiffining, crooked

5

arthr

joint

6

burs

a pouch

7

calcan/e

heel bone

8

locat

to place

9

carcin

cancer

10

carp

wrist

11

chondr

cartilage

12

clavicul

clavicle, collar bone

13

fixat

fastened

14

coccyg

coccyx, tail bone

15

coll/a

glue

16

duct

to lead

17

connect

bind togther

18

cost

rib

19

minisci

crescent

20

phos

light

21

crani

skull

22

dactyl

finger or toe

23

femor

femur

24

phor

carrying

25

fibul

fibula

26

radi/o

x-ray

27

humer

humerus

28

ili

ilium

29

isch/i

ischium, hip

30

kyph

a hump

31

lamin

lamina, thin plate

32

lord

bending, curve, sway back

33

lumb

loin, lower back

34

mandibul

lower jawbone

35

maxill

jaw bone

36

maxilla

upper jaw bone

37

myel

bone mrrow

38

rheumat

discharge

39

olecran

elbow

40

oste/o

bone

41

patell

kneecap

42

tract

to draw

43

ped

foot

44

phalang/e

phalanges

45

por

passage

46

rachi

spine

47

radi

radius

48

sacr

sacrum

49

sarc

flesh

50

scapul

shoulder blade

51

scoli

curvature

52

spin

spine

53

spondyl

vertebra

54

stern

sternum, breastbone

55

tenon

tendon

56

tibi

tibia

57

uln

ulna, elbow

58

vertebr

vertebra

59

xiph

sword