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Flashcards in Chapter 21 Roots, Prefixes Deck (30):
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aer/o

air

2

alges/o

sensitivity to pain

3

bronch/o

bronchial tube

4

chem/o

drug

5

cras/o

mixture

6

cutane/o

skin

7

derm/o

skin

8

erg/o

work

9

esthes/o

feeling, sensation

10

hist/o

tissue

11

hypn/o

sleep

12

iatr/o

treatment

13

lingu/o

tongue

14

myc/o

mold, fungus

15

narc/o

stupor

16

or/o

mouth

17

pharmac/o

drug

18

prurit/o

itching

19

pyret/o

fever

20

thec/o

sheath (of brain and spinal cord)

21

tox/o

poison

22

toxic/o

poison

23

vas/o

vessel

24

ven/o

vein

25

vit/o

life

26

ana-

upward, excessive, again

27

anti-

against

28

contra-

against, opposite

29

par-

other than, apart from

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syn-

together, with