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adip/o

Fat

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chondr/o

Cartilage

3

cyt/o

Cell

4

hist/o

Tissue

5

nucle/o

Nucleus

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sacr/o

Flesh; muscle

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abdomen/o

Abdomen

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acr/o

Extremity (arm/leg)

9

crani/o

Skull

10

datyl/o

Finger or toe

11

gastr/o

stomach

12

inguin/o

Groin

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lumb/o

Loin ; waist

14

pelv/i

Pelvis

15

som/a

Body

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somat/o

Body

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thorac/o

Chest

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umbilic/o

Navel

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viscer/o

Internal organs

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Anter/o

Front

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Caud/o

Tail

22

Cephal/o

Head

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Dist/o

Distant

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Dors/o

Back

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Infer/o

Lower; below

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Later/o

Side

27

Medi/o

Middle

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Poster/o

Back

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Proxim/o

Near

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Super/o

Upper ; above

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Ventr/o

Belly ; belly-side

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Anterior

anter = front
ior = pertaining to

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Ventral

ventr = belly; belly-side
al = pertaing to

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Posterior

poster = back
ior = pertaining to

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Dorsal

dors = back
al = pertaining to

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Lateral

later = side
al = pertaining to

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Medial

medi = middle
al = pertaining to

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Superior

super = upper; above
ior = pertaining to

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Cephalic

cephal = head
ic = pertaining to

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Inferior

infer = lower; below
ior = pertaining to

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caudal

caud = tail
al = pertaining to