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Flashcards in Chapter 3 Word Parts Deck (15):
1

Myel/o

Spinal cord, bone marrow

2

Oss/e
Oss/i
Ost/o
Oste/o

Bone

3

Scoli/o

Curved or bent

4

Spondyl/o

Vertebrae, vertebral column, backbone

5

Synovi/o
Synov/o

Synovial membrane or synovial fluid

6

-um

Singular noun ending

7

Ankyl/o

Crooked, bent, stiff

8

Arthr/o

Joint

9

Chrondr/i
Chrondr/o

Cartilage

10

Cost/o

Rib

11

Crani/o

Skull

12

-desis

To bind or tie together
Bone or joint surgical fixation

13

Kyph/o

Bent/hump

14

Lord/o

Curved, swayback, bent

15

-lysis

Loosening, setting free