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acetabul/o

acetabulum

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acr/o

extremity

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ankyl/o

stiffening, crooked

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arthr/o

joint

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burs/o

a pouch

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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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clavicul/o

clavicle, collar bone

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coccyg/e

coccyx, tailbone

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coccyg/o

coccyx, tailbone

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coll/a

glue

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cost/o

rib

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crani/o

skull

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dactyl/o

finger or toe

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femor/o

femur

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fubul/o

fibula

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fixat/o

fastened

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humer/o

humerus

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ili/o

ilium

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isch/i

ischium, hip

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kyph/o

a hump

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lamin/o

lamina (thin plate)

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lord/o

bending, curve, swayback

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lumb/o

loin, lower back

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mandibul/o

lower jawbone

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maxilla/o

jawbone

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menisc/i

crescent

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myel/o

bone marrow

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oste/o

bone

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patell/o

kneecap

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ped/o

foot

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phalang/e

phalanges (finger/toe bone)

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rad/i

radius

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radi/o

x-ray

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rheumat/o

discharge

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sacr/o

sacrum

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sarc/o

flesh

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scapula/o

shoulder blade)

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scoli/o

curvature

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spin/o

spine

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spondyl/o

vertabra

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stern/o

sternum, breastbone

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tendon/o

tendon

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tibi/o

tibia

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tract/o

to draw

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uln/o

ulna

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vertebr/o

vertebra

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xiph/o

sword