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Flashcards in Chapter 6 ROOTS/COMBINING FORMS Deck (51):
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acetabul/o

acetabullum

2

acr/o

extremity

3

ankyl/o

stiffening, crooked

4

arthr/o

joint

5

burs/o

a pouch

6

calcan/e

heel bone

7

carcin/o

cancer

8

carp/o

wrist

9

cartilagin/o

cartilage

10

chondr/o

cartilage

11

clavicul/o

clavicle (collarbone)

12

coccyg/o

coccyx, tailbone

13

coll/a

glue

14

cost/o

rib

15

crani/o

skull

16

dactyl/o

finger or toe

17

femor/o

femur

18

fibul/o

fibula

19

fixat/o

fastened

20

humer/o

humerus

21

ili/o

ilium

22

isch/i

hip

23

kyph/o

a hump

24

lamin/o

lamina (thin plate)

25

lord/o

bending, curve, swayback

26

lumb/o

loin, lower back

27

mandibul/o

lower jawbone

28

maxill/o

jawbone

29

menisc/i

crescent

30

myel/o

bone marrow

31

oste/o

bone

32

patell/o

kneecap

33

ped/o

foot

34

phalang.e

phalanges (finger/toe bones)

35

rach/i

spine

36

rad/i

radius

37

rad/o

x-ray

38

rheumat/o

discharge

39

sacr/o

sacrum

40

sarc/o

flesh

41

scapul/o

shoulder blade

42

scoli/o

curvature

43

spin/o

spine

44

spondyl/o

vertebra

45

stern/o

sternum

46

tendon/o

tendon

47

tibi/o

tibia

48

tract/o

to draw

49

uln/o

ulna, elbow

50

vertebr/o

vertebra

51

xiph/o

sword

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