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Flashcards in Lesson 7 - The Respiratory System (Structural Root Words) Deck (28)
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adenoid/o

Meaning: adenoids

2

alveol/o

Meaning: alveolus (Plural = alveoli)

3

bronch/o

Meaning: bronchus (Plural = bronchi)

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chondr/o

Meaning: cartilage

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epiglott/o

Meaning: epiglottis

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gastr/o

Meaning: stomach

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laryng/o

Meaning: larynx

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nas/o

Meaning: nose

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or/o

Meaning: mouth

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pharyng/o

Meaning: pharynx

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pleur/o

Meaning: pleura

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pulmon/o

Meaning: lung

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rhin/o

Meaning: nose

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sinus/o

Meaning: sinus, cavity

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thorac/o

Meaning: chest

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tonsil/o

Meaning: tonsils

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trache/o

Meaning: trachea

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aer/o

Meaning: air

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carcin/o

Meaning: cancer

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hem/o

Meaning: blood

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hepat/o

Meaning: liver

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hydr/o

Meaning: water

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melan/o

Meaning: black

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muc/o

Meaning: mucus

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my/o

Meaning: muscle

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myc/o

Meaning: fungus

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orth/o

Meaning: straight

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pneum/o
pneumon/o

Meaning: air, lung

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