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Flashcards in Chapter 4: Anatomical Terminology Deck (36):
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abdomin/o

abdomen

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anter/o

front (side of body)

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brachi/o

arm

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caud/o

tail

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cephal/o

head

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cervic/o

neck

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chrondr/o

cartilage

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crani/o

skull

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cubit/o

elbow

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dist/o

farthest (away from beginning of structure)

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dors/o

back (side of body)

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femor/o

femur, thigh bone

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gastr/o

stomach

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genit/o

genitals

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glute/o

buttocks

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ili/o

ilium (part of pelvis)

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infer/o

below, lower

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inguin/o

groin

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later/o

side

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lumb/o

low back

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medi/o

middle

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nas/o

nose

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orbit/o

eye socket

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or/o

mouth

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ot/o

ear

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patell/o

patella, kneecap

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pelv/o

pelvis

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poster/o

back (side of body)

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proxim/o

nearest (to beginning of structure)

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scapul/o

scapula, shoulder blade

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spin/o

spine

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stern/o

sternum, breast bone

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super/o

above, upper

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thorac/o

chest

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ventr/o

belly (side of body)

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vertebr/o

vertebra, back bone