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Flashcards in Nervous System Root Words Deck (38):
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cephal/o

head

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cerebell/o

little brain

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cerebr/o

cerebrum

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chrom/o

color

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cran/i

skull

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cyt/o

cell

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dendr/o

tree

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disk/o

a disk

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dur/o

dura, hard

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electr/o

electricity

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encephal/o

brain

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esthesi/o

feeling

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fibr/o

fiber

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gli/o

glue

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hypn/o

sleep

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lamin/o

thin plate

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later/o

side

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lob/o

lobe

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mening/i

membrane, meninges

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mening/o

membrane, meninges

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ment/o

mind

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my/o

muscle

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myel/o

bone marrow, spinal cord

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narc/o

numbness, sleep, stupor

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neur/o

nerve

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neur/i

nerve

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pallid/o

globus pallidus

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papill/o

papilla

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phe/o

dusky

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poli/o

gray

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somn/o

sleep

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spin/o

a thorn, spine

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spondyl/o

vertebra

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vag/o

vagus, wandering

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ventricul/o

ventricle

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mnes

memory

37

log

study of

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concuss

shaken violently