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calcium

calci/o, calc/o

2

humpback

kyph/o

3

lamina

lamin/o

4

curve, swayback

lord/o

5

loins, lower back

lumb/o

6

bone marrow

myel/o

7

straight

orth/o

8

bone

oste/o

9

crooked, bent

scoli/o

10

vertebra

spondyl/o, vertebr/o

11

embryonic

-blast

12

to break

-clast

13

slipping

-listhesis

14

softening

-malacia

15

to grow

-physis

16

pore, passage

-porosis

17

instrument to cut

-tome

18

acetabulum (hip scoket)

acetabul/o

19

calcaneus

calcane/o

20

carpals

carp/o

21

clavicle

clavicul/o

22

ribs

cost/o

23

cranium

crani/o

24

femur

femor/o

25

fibula

fibul/o, perone/o

26

humerus

humer/o

27

ilium

ili/o

28

ischium

ischi/o

29

malleolus

malleol/o

30

mandible (lower jaw)

mandibul/o

31

maxilla

maxill/o

32

metacarpals

metacarp/o

33

metatarsals

metatars/o

34

olecranon (elbow)

olecran/o

35

patella (kneecap)

patell/o

36

pelvis (hipbone)

pelv/i

37

phalanges

phalang/o

38

pubis

pub/o

39

radius (forearm thumb side)

radi/o

40

scapula

scapul/o

41

sternum

stern/o

42

tarsals

tars/o

43

tibia

tibi/o

44

ulna (forearm little finger side)

uln/o

45

fascia

fasci/o

46

fibrous connective tissue

fibr/o

47

smooth muscle (lines the walls of internal organs)

leiomy/o

48

muscle

my/o, myos/o

49

heart muscle

myocardi/o

50

sole of the foot

plant/o

51

skeletal muscle (striated, connected to bones)

rhabdomy/o

52

muscle and flesh

sarc/o

53

lack of strength

-asthenia

54

development, nourishment

-trophy

55

away from

ab-

56

toward

ad-

57

back

dorsi-

58

many, much

poly-