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Flashcards in combining form respiratory system Deck (16):
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aer/o

air or lung

2

alveol/o

alveolus (air sac)

3

bronch/o, bronchi/o

bronchus (airway)

4

bronchiol/o

bronchiole (little airway)

5

capn/o, carb/o

carbon dioxide

6

laryng/o

larynx

7

lob/o

lobe

8

nas/o

nose

9

pharyng/o

pharynx

10

pleur/o

pleura

11

pne(a)/o

breathing

12

pneum/o,
pneumon/o

air or lung

13

pulmon/o

lung

14

rhin/o

nose

15

sinus/o

hallow

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trache/o

trachea