Lesson 6 - The Endrocrine & Nervous System (Structural Root Words) Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Lesson 6 - The Endrocrine & Nervous System (Structural Root Words) Deck (29)
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Aden/o

Meaning: Gland

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Adren/o
Adrenal/o

Meaning: Adrenal glands

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Anter/o

Meaning: Anterior, pront

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Calc/o

Meaning: Calcium

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Cerebr/o

Meaning: Cerebrum

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Encephala/o

Meaning: Brain

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Gli/o

Meaning: Glue, neurological tissue

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Gluc/o
Glyc/o

Meaning: Sugar, sweetness

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Mening/o
Meningi/o

Meaning: Meninges

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Myel/o

Meaning: Bone marrow, spinal cord

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Neur/o

Meaning: Nerve

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Pancreat/o

Meaning: Pancreas

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Thym/o

Meaning: Thymus gland

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Thyroid/o

Meaning: Thyroid gland

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Vascul/o

Meaning: Blood vessel

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Acr/o

Meaning: Extremities

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Carcin/o

Meaning: Cancer

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Cyst/o

Meaning: Bladder

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Enter/o

Meaning: Intestine

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Hem/o

Meaning: Blood

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Hepat/o

Meaning: Liver

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Hidr/o

Meaning: Sweat

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Nephr/o
Ren//o

Meaning: Kidney

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Orchid/o
Orchi/o
Orch/o

Meaning: Testes

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Poster/o

Meaning: Back (of body), behind, posterior

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Scler/o

Meaning: Hardening

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Spin/o

Meaning: Spine

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Thromb/o

Meaning: Clot

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Toxic/o

Meaning: Poison

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