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cyt/o

cell

1

nucle/o

nucleus

2

crani/o

cranium(skull)

3

dist/o

far, farthest

4

proxim/o

near, nearest

5

cervic/o

neck:cervix uteri

6

anter/o

anterior, front

7

limb/o

loins, (lower back)

8

medi/o

middle

9

chlor/o

green

10

cirrh/o, jaund/o, xanth/o

yellow

11

erythr/o

red

12

melan/o

black

13

infer/o

lower, below

14

radi/o

radiation, X-ray, radius (lower arm bone on the thumb side)

15

thorac/o

chest

16

ili/o

ilium (lateral, flaring portion of hip bone)

17

leuk/o, albin/o

white

18

poli/o

gray, gray matter

19

ad-

toward

20

home/o

same, alike

21

chrom/o

color

22

poster/o

-back (of body), behind
-posterior

23

somat/o

body

24

hist/o

tissue

25

viscer/o

internal organs

26

path/o

disease

27

-meter

instrument for measuring

28

later/o

side

29

gastr/o

stomach