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combining form for bone

osteo

2

combining form for bone marrow or the spinal cord

myelo

3

prefix for difficult or poor

dys

4

combining form meaning gray

polio

5

suffix referes to changes in number and forms of cells

plasia

6

suffix refers to changes in size of cells and organs

trophy

7

suffix refers to original growth of cells and organs

genesis

8

combining form used to build word about inflammation of the tendons

tendino

9

combining form used to build the terms for pain in tendons

teno

10

combining form refers to the bursae

burso

11

combining form for cartilage

chondro

12

combining form used in words about the ribs

costo

13

prefix for between

inter

14

combining form for tooth

dento

15

combining form meaning straight

ortho

16

combining form means shaped like a tooth

odonto

17

prefix meaning around or near

peri

18

combining form used to build words about the lower back

lumbo

19

combining form for chest or thorax

thoraco

20

prefix that means on, higher in position, over or above

supra

21

combining form for pubis

pubo

22

combining form for pelvis

pelvi

23

suffix meaning an instrument used to measure

meter

24

prefix that means from or away from

ab

25

prefix means towards

ad

26

combining form used to form words about the abdomen

abdomino

27

combining form for the amnion

amnio

28

combining form for urinary bladder

cysto

29

prefix for water or fluid

hydro

30

suffix meaning abnormal fear

phobia