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a-

without

2

hydr-

water

3

meta-

beyond

4

poly-

many, much

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sym-

together

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dis-

apart

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inter-

between

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peri-

around

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sub-

under, beneath

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re-

back

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acetabul

acetabulum, hip socket

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acr

extremity, point

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ankyl

stiffening, crooked

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calcan/e

heel bone

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carp/o

wrist

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chondr/o

cartilage

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fixat

fastened

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coccyg/o

coccyx, tailbone

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cost

rib

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cartil

cartilage

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acr/o

extremity

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arthr

joint

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burs

a pouch

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locat

location

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carp

wrist

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chondr

cartilage

27

clavicul

clavicle, collar bone

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coccyg/e

coccyx, tailbone

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coll/a

glue

30

connect

to bind together

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cost/o

rib

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menisci

crescent

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crani

skull

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dactyl

finger or toe

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femor

femur

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fibul

fibula

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humer

humerus

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ili/o

ilium

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kyph

a hump

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lord

bending, curve, swayback

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lumb/o

loin, lower back

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maxill

jawbone

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myel

bone marrow

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rheumat

discharge

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oste/o

bone

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phalang/e

phalanges

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rachi

spine

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sacr

sacrum

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scapul

shoulder blade

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scoli/o

curvature

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spondyl

vertebra

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stern/o

sternum, breastbone

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tibi

tibia

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uln/o

ulna, elbow

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vertebr/o

vertebra

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phos

light

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crani/o

skull

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dactyl/o

finger or toe

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radi/o

radius

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ili

ilium

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isch/i

ischium, hip

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lamin

lamina

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lumb

loin, lower back

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mandibul

lower jawbone

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maxilla

jawbone

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myel/o

bone marrow

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olecran

elbow

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patell

kneecap

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ped

foot

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radi

radius

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scoli

curvature

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spin

spine

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stern

sternum, breastbone

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tenon

tendon

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uln

ulna, elbow

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vertebr

vertebra

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xiph

sword

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-ac

pertaining to

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-algia

pain

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-ary

pertaining to

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-centesis

surgical puncture

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-ion

process

83

-ectomy

surgical extension

84

-gen

formation, produce

85

-gram

mark, record

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-ic

pertaining to

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-ive

nature of

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-malacia

softening

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-oid

resemble

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-omion

the point of the shoulder and articulates with the claicle

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-penia

deficiency

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-plasia

formation

93

-poiesis

formation

94

-tomy

incision

95

-al

pertaining to

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-ar

pertaining to

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-blast

immature cell, germ cell

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-age

related to

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-dynia

pain

100

-edema

swelling

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-genesis

formation

102

-graph

instrument for recording

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-itis

inflammation

104

-scope

instrument for examining

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-oma

tumor

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-osis

condition

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-physis

growth

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-plasty

surgical repair