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Flashcards in med term 8 Deck (30):
1

ization

action or process

2

-ity

condition ; character

3

-ive

of; relating to , having the nature or quality of

4

-or

a person or thing that does something or has some particular function

5

-ence

another form of -ance meaning a state or condition; the act of

6

aer-

air

7

alveol

cavity; socket

8

corne-

horny, horn like or cornea of the eye

9

dactyl

finger/toe

10

edema

swelling by fluid

11

ependym

wrapping; a covering

12

fistul

pipe or narrow passage

13

furca-

fork-shaped

14

glyco-, gluco-

sweet; sugary

15

gravid

pregnant

16

iris

rainbow (eye membrane)

17

kerat-

horny ; horny tissue

18

metabol(e)

change

19

oment

covering

20

oophor-

ovary

21

pariet-

wall

22

phage

to eat

23

phren-

mind

24

plak-

a plate

25

pneum-

the lungs

26

ptyal-

saliva

27

pulmon-

lung

28

radi-

ray- beam

29

radic-

root

30

sedat-

quiet; calm