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Flashcards in Root Word 3 Deck (65):
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muta-

Change

2

my-, myo-

Muscle

3

myel-

Marrow

4

myc-

Fungus

5

myx-

Mucus

6

nat-

Birth

7

natr-

Soduim

8

nephr-

Nephron, kidney

9

neur-

Nerve

10

noct-, nyct-

Night

11

ocul-

Eye

12

odont-

Tooth

13

onco-

Cancer

14

ophthalm-

Eye

15

orchid-

Testis

16

osteo-

Bone

17

oto-

Ear

18

ov-, oo-

Egg

19

oxy-,

Oxygen

20

path-

Disease

21

ped-

Children

22

phag-

Eat

23

pharm-

Drug

24

phleb-

Vein

25

photo-

Light

26

physio-

Nature (function) of

27

pino-

Drink

28

plex-

Twisted; woven

29

pneumo-

Air, breath

30

pneumon-

Lung

31

pod-

Foot

32

poie-

Make; produce

33

pol-

Axis, having poles

34

presby-

Old

35

proct-

Rectum

36

pseud-

False

37

psych-

Mind

38

pyel-

Pelvis

39

pyo-

Pus

40

pyro-

Heat; fever

41

ren-

Kidney

42

rhino-

Nose

43

rigor-

Stiffness

44

sarco-

Flesh; muscle

45

scler-

Hard

46

semen-, semin-

Seed; sperm

47

sept-

Contamination

48

sigm-

Greek ∑ or Roman S

49

sin-

Cavity; recess

50

son-

Sound

51

spiro-, -spire

Breathe

52

stat-, stas-

A standing, stopping

53

syn-

Together

54

systol-

Contract; stand together

55

tachy-

Fast

56

therm-

Heat

57

thromb-

Clot

58

tom-

A cut; a slice

59

tox-

Poison

60

troph-

Grow; nourish

61

tympan-

Drum

62

varic-

Enlarged vessel

63

vas-

Vessel, duct

64

vesic-

Bladder; blister

65

vol-

Volume