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Abdomin/o

Abdomen

1

Adip/o

Fat

2

Anter/o

Front

3

Bol/o

To cast (throw)

4

Cervic/o

Neck (or uterus)

5

Chrondr/o

Cartilage (type of connective tissue)

6

Chrom/o

Color

7

Coccyg/o

Coccyx

8

Crani/o

Skull

9

Cyt/o

Cell

10

Dist/o

Far, distant

11

Dors/o

Back portion of body

12

Hist/o

Tissue

13

Ili/o

Ilium

14

Inguin/o

Groin

15

Kary/o

Nucleus

16

Later/o

Side

17

lumb/o

lower back

18

medi/o

middle

19

nucle/o

nucleus

20

pelv/i

pelvis/hip region

21

poster/o

back, behind

22

proxim/o

nearest

23

sacr/o

sacrum

24

sarc/o

flesh

25

spin/o

spine, backbone

26

thel/o, theli/o

nipple

27

thorac/o

chest

28

trache/o

trachea, windpipe

29

umbilic/o

navel, umbilicus

30

ventr/o

front side of body

31

vertebr/o

vertebra(e)

32

viscer/o

internal organs