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Flashcards in Muscular System - Word Parts Deck (41):
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muscul/o-

muscle

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my/o-

muscle

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myos/o-

muscle

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skelet/o-

skeleton

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volunt/o-

done of one's own free will

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burs/o-

bursa

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fasci/o-

fascia

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insert/o-

to put in; introduce

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tendin/o-

tendon

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tendon/o-

tendon

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ten/o-

tendon

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duct/o-

bring; move; a duct

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vers/o-

to travel; to turn

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vert/o-

to travel; to turn

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extens/o-

straightening

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flex/o-

bending

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pronat/o-

face down

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rotat/o-

rotate

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supinat/o-

lying on the back

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buccinat/o-

cheek

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front/o-

front

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masset/o-

chewing

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orbicul/o-

small circle

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stern/o-

sternum (breast bone)

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cleid/o-

clavicle (collar bone)

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mast/o-

breast; mastoid process

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tempor/o-

temple (side of the head)

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delt/o-

triangle

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cost/o-

rib

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pector/o-

chest

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brachi/o-

arm

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radi/o-

radius (forearm bone); x-rays; radiation

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then/o

thumb

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extern/o-

outside

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abdomin/o-

abdomen

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intern/o-

inside

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gastr/o-

stomach

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perone/o-

fibula (lower leg bone)

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tibi/o-

tibia (shin bone)

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transmitt/o-

to send across or through

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contract/o-

pull together