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-ics

knowledge or practice

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crani/o-

cranium

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front/o-

front

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pariet/o-

wall of a cavity

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occipital bone

part of the skull that firms the back of the head

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tempero/o-

temple

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foraman

opening

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sternum

breast bone

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cost/o-

rib

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cartilage

a smooth, firm, but flexible connective tissue

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chondr/o-

cartilage

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coccyx

tailbone

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coccyg/o-

tailbone

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scapula

shoulder blade

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humerus

the long bone in the upper arm

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Humeral

descroptive word for the bone of the upper arm

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ilium

superior bone of the hip bone of the pelvis

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ileum

3rd part of the small intestine

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ileus

abnormal absence of contraction in small intestine

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Arthralgia

pain in the joint

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arthr/o-

joint

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alg/o-

pain

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intra-articular

within the joint

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articul/o-

joint

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cartilage

type of dense connective tissue

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chondro/-o

cartilage

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periosteum

a thick, fibrous membrane

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peri-

around

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osse/o-

bone

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Epiphysis

cancellous bone