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front-o

frontal bone

2

pariet-o

parietal bone

3

oc-cipit-o

occiput

4

atl(ant)-o

atlas

5

tempor-o

temporal bone

6

mast(oid)-o

mastoid process

7

styl-o / styl-oid-o

styloid process

8

petr-o / petr-os-o

petrous (part of the temporal bone)

9

squam-o / squam-os-o

squamous (part of the temporal bone)

10

sphen-o / sphen-oid-o

sphenoid bone

11

zygomat(ic)-o

zygomatic bone

12

ethm(oid)-o

ethmoid bone

13

lacrim-o

lacrimal bone

14

nas-o

nasal bone

15

max-ill-o

maxilla

16

mand-i-bul-o

mandible

17

sutur

suture

18

hy-o

hyoid bone

19

x-aux-is

the enlargement of x

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x-o-cirrh-os-is

the hardening of x

21

x-o-cleis-is

the closure of x

22

x-(h)elc-os-is

the ulceration of x

23

x-i-fer-ous

bearing x

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x-o-tox-ic-os-is

the poisoning of x

25

x-o-tox-ic

poisonous to x

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x-o-tox-in

a substance poisonous to x

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x-o-tox-ic-ity

the ability to poison x

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x-ap-her-es-is

the removal of x

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x-(en-)chys-is

the injection of fluid into x

30

x-o-camps-ia

the bending of x
the curvature of x