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Flashcards in Med Term 5 Deck (29):
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Anti-

against

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bili-

bile

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cec-

a blind passage

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-centesis

puncture

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hallux

big toe

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lacrim-

tear " tears of the eye"

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lact-

milk

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macul-

spot ( or stain)

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mening-

membrane

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myco-

fungus

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myel-

marrow

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onco-

mass

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onych-

nail; claw

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or-

mouth

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oto-

ear

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ovar

egg

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-pexy

suspension; fixation

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pyle-, pyloro

gate "an opening"

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sphenic

a wedge or wedge shaped

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spiro-

coil

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squam-

scale

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sub-

under, below, beneath

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thorac-

chest

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vesic-

bladder

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viscero-

organ

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- es

plural ending simaliar to -s

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-id

pertaining to

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-ness

instance of being "state of being"

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-us

used to form the name of a thing from the root "noun ending"