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Abdomin/o

Abdomen

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Adip/o

Fat

2

Anter/o

Front

3

Bol/o

To cast

4

Cervic/o

Neck ( of the body or of the uterus)

5

Chondr/o

Cartilage

6

Chrom/o

Color

7

Coccyg/o

Coccyx (tailbone)

8

Crani/o

Skull

9

Dist/o

Far, distant

10

Dors/o

Back portion of body

11

Hist/o

Tissue

12

ili/o

ilium (part of the pelvic bone)

13

inguin/o

Groin

14

Kary/o

Nucleus

15

Later/o

Side

16

Lumb/o

Lower back

17

Medi/o

Middle

18

Nucle/o

Nucleus

19

Pelv/i

Pelvis, hip region

20

Poster/o

Back, behind

21

Proxim/o

Nearest

22

Sacr/o

Sacrum

23

Spin/o

Spine, backbone

24

Thel/o, theli/o

Nipple

25

Thorac/o

Chest

26

Trache/o

Trachea, windpipe

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Umbilic/o

Navel, umbilicus

28

Ventr/o

Belly side of body

29

Vertebr/o

Vertebra(e), backbone

30

Viscer/o

Internal organs