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acetabul(o)

acetabulum

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acromi(o)

end point of the scapula

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ankyl(o)

bent, crooked

4

arthr(o)

joint

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brachi(o)

arm

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burs(o)

bursa (sac lined with synovial membrane, helps with movement of the hands and feet) (found in space between tendon and joint)

7

calcane(o)

heel

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calci(o)

calcium

9

carp(o)

wrist

10

cephal(o)

head

11

cervic(o)

neck

12

chondr(o)

cartilage

13

condyl(o)

knob, knuckle

14

cost(o)

rib

15

crani(o)

skull

16

dactyl(o)

fingers, toes

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fasci(o)

fascia (connective tissue found surrounding muscles)

18

femor(o)

femur

19

fibr(o)

fiber

20

humer(o)

humerus

21

ili(o)

ilium

22

ischi(o)

ischium

23

kyph(o)

hump; bent

24

lamin(o)

lamina

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leiomy(o)

smooth muscle

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lumb(o)

lumbar

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maxill(o)

upper jaw

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metacarp(o)

metacarpal

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my(o)

muscle

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myel(o)

spinal cord; bone marrow

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oste(o)

bone

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patell(o)

knee

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ped(i), ped(o)

foot

34

pelv(i)

pelvis

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phalang(o)

finger or toe bone

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pod(o)

foot

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pub(o)

pubes

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raschi(o)

spine

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radi(o)

forearm bone

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rhabd(o)

rod-shaped

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rhabdomy(o)

striated muscle

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scapul(o)

scapula

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scoli(o)

curved

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spondyl(o)

vertebra

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stern(o)

sternum

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synov(o)

synovial membrane (secretes synovial fluid, which lubricates joints)

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tars(o)

tarsus

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ten(o), tend(o), tendin(o)

tendon

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thorac(o)

thorax

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tibi(o)

tibia

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uln(o)

ulna

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vertebr(o)

vertebra