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Acromi/o

Acromion (projection of the scapula)

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Ankyl/o

Stiffness, bent, crooked

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Arthr/o

Joint

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Brachi/o

Arm

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Burs/o

Sac

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Calcane/o

Calcaneum (heel bone)

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Carp/o

Carpus (wrist bone)

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Cephal/o

Head

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Cervic/o

Neck, cervix uteri

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Chrondr/o

Cartilage

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Clavicul/o

Clavicle (collar bone)

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Coccyg/o

Coccyx

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Cortic/o

Outer portion

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Cost/o

Ribs

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Crani/o

Cranium (skull)

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Dactyl/o

Fingers, toes

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Duct/o

To bring

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Extens/o

To stretch out

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Fasci/o

Band, fascia

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Femor/o

Femur

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Fibr/o

Fiber, fibrous tissue

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Fibul/o

Fibula

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Flex/o

To bend

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Humer/o

Humerus

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Ili/o

Ilium

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Ischi/o

Ischium

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Keton/o

Ketone bodies

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Kinesi/o

Movement

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Kyph/o

Humpback

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Lamin/o

Lamina

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Leiomy/o

Smooth muscle

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Lord/o

Curve, swayback

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Lumb/o

Loins

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Mandibul/o

Mandible

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Maxill/o

Maxilla

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Medull/o

Inner portion

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Metacarp/o

Metacarpus (hand bones)

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Metatars/o

Metatarsus

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Muscul/o

Muscle

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My/o

Muscle

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Myel/o

Bone marrow, spinal cord

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Myocardi/o

Heart muscle

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Myos/o

Muscle

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Orth/o

Straight

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Oste/o

Bone

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Patell/o

Patella

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Ped/i

Food, child

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Ped/o

Foot, child

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Pelv/i

Pelvis

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Pelv/o

Pelvis

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Phalang/o

Phalanges (bones of fingers and toes)

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Plant/o

Sole of foot

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Pod/o

Foot

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Prosthet/o

Addition

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Pub/o

Pubis, pubic bone

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Radi/o

Radiation, x-ray, radius

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Rhabd/o

Rod-shaped

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Rhabdomy/o

Rod-shaped muscle

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Rotat/o

To revolve

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Sacr/o

Sacrum

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Sarc/o

Flesh

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Scapul/a

Scapula

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Scoli/o

Crooked, bent

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Spin/o

Spine

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Spondyl/o

Vertebrae

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Stern/o

Sternum

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Synov/o

Synovial membrane

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Synovi/o

Synovial membrane

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Tars/o

Ankle

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Ten/o

Tendon

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Tend/o

Tendon

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Tendin/o

Tendon

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Thorac/o

Chest

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Tibi/o

Tibia

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Uln/o

Ulna

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Vers/o

To turn

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Vertebr/o

Vertebrae