Chapter 4- Muscular System-Combining Forms Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Chapter 4- Muscular System-Combining Forms Deck (25):
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duct/o

to bring

2

extens/o

to stretch out

3

fasci/o

fibrous band

4

fibr/o

fibers

5

flex/o

to bend

6

kinesi/o

movement

7

muscol/o

muscle

8

my/o

muscle

9

myocardi/o

heart muscle

10

myos/o

muscle

11

plant/o

sole of foot

12

rotat/o

to revolve

13

ten/o

tendon

14

tend/o

tendon

15

tendin/o

tendon

16

vers/o

to turn

17

-asthenia

weakness
(suffix)

18

-ion

action, condition
(suffix)

19

-kinesia

movement
(suffix)

20

-tonia

tone
(suffix)

21

ab-

away from
(prefix)

22

ad-

toward
(prefix)

23

circum-

around
(prefix)

24

e-

outward, without
(prefix)

25

in-

inward, without
(prefix)