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crani/o-

cranium

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craniotomy

a surgical incision into the cranium to expose the brain tissue

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cerebrum

largest part of the brain

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mening/o-

meniges

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opt/o-

eye; vision

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-ic

pertaining to

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ocul/o-

eye

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mot/o-

movement

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-or

person or thing that produces or does

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trochle/o-

structure shaped like a pulley

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tri-

three

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gemin/o-

twins; set or group

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faci/o-

face

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gloss/o-

tongue

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pharyng/o-

pharynx (throat)

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-eal

pertaining to

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access/o-

supplemental or contributing part

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-ory

having the function of

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hypo-

below; deficient

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gloss/o-

tongue

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myel.o-

spinal cord

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spin/o-

spine; backbone

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Amnesia

partial or total loss of memory of recent or remote past experience, forgetfullness

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aphasia

loss of ability to communicate verbally or in writing

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a

without, not

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phas/o-

speech

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Expressive aphasia

inability to verbally express

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express/o-

communicate

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-ive

pertaining to

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receptive aphasia

inability to understand the spolen or written word, failure to communicate, make up words. in order to communicate ask yes or no questions