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alges/o

sense of pain

1

astr/o

star

2

cephal/o

head

3

cerebell/o

cerebellum

4

cerebr/o

cerebrum

5

clon/o

rapid contracting and relaxing

6

dur/o

dura matter

7

encephal/o

brain

8

esthes/o

sensation, feeling

9

gli/o

glue

10

medull/o

medulla oblongata

11

mening/o

meninges

12

meningi/o

meninges

13

myel/o

spinal cord

14

neur/o

nerve

15

poli/o

gray matter

16

pont/o

pons

17

radicul/o

nerve root

18

thalam/o

thalamus

19

thec/o

sheath (meninges)

20

ton/o

tone

21

ventricul/o

ventricle

22

-paresis

weakness

23

-phasia

speech

24

-plegia

paralysis

25

-taxia

muscle coordination

26

-trophic

pertaining to development

27

angi/o

vessel

28

arteri/o

artery

29

cyt/o

cell