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4 Types Of Tissues

Epithelial, connective, muscle, nervous

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Circulation

Cardiovascular, lymphatic

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Nutrition and fluid balance

Respiratory, digestive, urinary

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Coordination and control

Nervous, endocrine

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Body structure and movement

Skeletal, muscular

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Glucose

Simple sugar that circulates in the blood

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Enzyme

Organic substance that speeds the rate of metabolic reaction

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Mitosis

Cell division

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Morph/o

Form

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Cyt/o -cyte

Cell

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Nucle/o

Nucleus

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Kary/o

Nucleus

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Hist/o, histi/o

Tissue

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Fibr/o

Fiber

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Reticul/o

Network

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Aden/o

Gland

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Papill/o

Nipple

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Myx/o

Mucus

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Muc/o

Mucus, mucus membrane

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Somat/o, -some

Body, small body

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Blast/o, -blast

Immature cell, productive cell, embryonic cell

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Gen

Origin, formation

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Phag/o

Eat, ingest

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Phil

Attract, absorb

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Plas

Formation, molding, development

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Trop

Act on, affect

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Troph/o

Feeding, growth, nourishment

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-ase

Enzyme suffix

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-ose

Sugar suffix

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Hydr/o

Water