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Flashcards in External Anatomy Deck (46):
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Brachi/o-

Arm (foreleg in quadrupeds)

2

Bucc/o

Cheek

3

Canth/o-

Angle at either end of the slit between the eyelids

4

Capit/o-

Head

5

Carp/o-

Area corresponding to the human wrist

6

Cephal/o-

Head

7

Cervic/o-

Neck (also refers to neck like projection of the cervix uteri, which is internal anatomy)

8

Cheil/o- , chil/o-

Lip

9

Cili/o-

Eyelid, eyelash, or small hairlike processes

10

Cor/e- , cor/o-

Pupil of eye

11

Dactyl/o-

Digit or toe

12

Dent/i-, dent/o-

Tooth or teeth

13

Derm/a-, derm/o-, dermat/o-

Skin

14

Dors/i-, dors/o-

Back

15

Faci/o-

Face

16

Gingiv/o-

Gums

17

Gloss/o-

Tongue

18

Gnath/o-

Jaw

19

Irid/o-

Iris of eye

20

Labi/o-

Lips, especially of the mouth

21

Lapar/o-

Flank; abdomen

22

Later/o-

Side

23

Lingu/o-

Tongue

24

Mamm/a-, mamm/o-

Mammary glands

25

Nas/o-

Nose

26

Occipit/o-

Back of head

27

Ocul/o-

Eye

28

Odont/o-

Tooth or teeth

29

Omphal/o-

Navel or umbilicus

30

Onych/o-

Nail or claw

31

Ophthalm/o-

Eye or eyes

32

Or/o-

Mouth

33

Ot/o-

Ear

34

Papill/o-

Nipple or nipple shaped projection

35

Phall/o-

Penis

36

Pil/o-

Hair

37

Pod/o-

Foot or foot shaped part

38

Rhin/o-

Nose

39

Somat/o-, somatic/o-

Body

40

Steth/o-

Chest

41

Stom-, stomat/o-

Mouth

42

Tars/o-

Area corresponding to the human ankle or the edge of the eyelid

43

Thorac/o-

Chest or thorax

44

Trich/o-

Hair or hairlike structure

45

Ventr/i-, ventr/o-

Belly, underside of quadruped

46

Blephar/o-

Eyelid or eyelash