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Flashcards in medt-211_ch_7_20150914234829 Deck (29):
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aer/o

Meaning: air, gas

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bar/o

Meaning: pressure

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chrom/o, chromat/o

Meaning: colour, stain

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chron/o

Meaning: time

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cry/o

Meaning: cold

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electro/o

Meaning: electricity

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erg/o

Meaning: work

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phon/o

Meaning: sound, voice

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phot/o

Meaning: light

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radi/o

Meaning: radiation, x-ray

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son/o

Meaning: sound

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therm/o

Meaning: heat, temperature

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-graph

Meaning: instrument for recording data

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-graphy

Meaning: act of recording data

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-gram

Meaning: a record of data

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-meter

Meaning: instrument for measuring

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-metry

Meaning: measurement of

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-scope

Meaning: instrument for viewing or examining

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-scopy

Meaning: examination of

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-centesis

Meaning: puncture, tap

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-desis

Meaning: binding, fusion

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-ectomy

Meaning: excision, surgical removal

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-pexy

Meaning: surgical fixations

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-plasty

Meaning: plastic repair, plastic surgery, reconstruction

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-rhaphy

Meaning: surgical repair, suture

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-stomy

Meaning: surgical creation of an opening

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-tome

Meaning: instrument for incising (cutting)

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-tomy

Meaning: incision, cutting

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-tripsy

Meaning: crushing