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Flashcards in Root Words Deck (136):
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Aden

Gland

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Adip

Fat

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Albumin

Albumin, white protein

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Alveol

Alveolus

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Andr

Male

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Angi

Vessel

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Aort

Aorta

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Arteri

Artery

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Arthr

Joint

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Arteriol

Small artery

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Ather

Fatty deposits

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Audi

Hearing

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Bacteri

Bacteria

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Bil

Biliary system

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Blast

Primitive

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Brachi

Arm

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Bronch

Bronchus

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Carcin

Cancer

19

Cardi

Heart

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Cephal

Head

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Cerebr

Cerebrum, portion of the brain

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Cerebell

Cerebellum

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Cervic

Neck

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Cholangi

Bile vessel

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Cholecyst

Gallbladder

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Choledoch

Bile duct

27

Chole

Bile

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Chondri

Cartilage

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Cirrh

Yellow

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Cost

Rib

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Col

Colon

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Colp

Vagina

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Crani

Cranium

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Crypt

Hidden

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Cutane

Skin

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Cyst

Bladder

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Dactyl

Digit

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Derm, dermat

Skin

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Duoden

Duodenum

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Encephal

Brain

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Enter

Intestine

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Epididym

Epididymis/ the testis

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Erythr

Red

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Gangli

Ganglion

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Gastr

Stomach

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Glomerul

Glomerlus

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Glyc

Sugar

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Gonad

Sex organs

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Gynec

Woman

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Hem

Blood

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Hemat

Blood

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Hepat

Liver

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Heter

Different

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Hist

Tissue

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Hom

Same

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Hyster

Uterus

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Ile

Ileum

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Jejun

Jejunum

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Kary

Nucleus

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Kinesi

Movement

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Lact

Milk

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Lamin

Lamina

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Lapar

Abdomen

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Leiomy

Smooth muscle

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Leuk

White

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Leukocyte

White blood cell

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Lith

Stone

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Lob

Lobe

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Lumb

Loins

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Lymph

Lymph

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Mamm

Breast

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Mast

Breast

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Medull

Medulla

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Melan

Black

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Men

Menses

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Mening

Meninges

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Mon

One

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Morph

Shape

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My

Muscle

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Myc

Fungus

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Myel

Bone marrow

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Narc

Sleep

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Nephr

Kidney

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Neur

Nerve

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Noct

Night

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Olig

Scanty

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Oo

Egg, ovum

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Oophor

Ovary

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Opthalm

Eye

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Orchid

Testes

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Orth

Straight

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Oste

Bone

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Oto

Ear

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Pancreat

Pancreas

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Ped, pod

Foot

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Perine

Perineum

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Peritone

Peritoneum

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Phag

Swallow

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Phleb

Vein

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Phren

Diaphragm

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Pleur

Pleura

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Pneum

Air, lung

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Presby

Old age

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Proct

Rectum

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Prostat

Prostate

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Pulmon

Lung

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Py

Pus

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Pyel

Pelvis of the kidney

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Pylor

Pylorus

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Ren

Kidney

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Rhabdomy

Striated muscles

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Rhin

Nose

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Salping

Fallopian tubes

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Scler

Hard

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Somat

Body

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Spermat

Sperm

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Sphete

Globe, round

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Sphygm

Pulse

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Splen

Spleen

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Steat

Fat

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Stern

Sternum

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Thalm

Thalamus

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Thromb

Clot

124

Thrombocyt

Platelet

125

Thyr

Thyroid

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Trache

Trachea

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Ureter

Ureter

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Ur

Urine

129

Urethr

Urethra

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Vagin

Vagina

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Ventricul

Ventricles

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Vertebr

Vertebrae

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Vas

Vas deferens

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Ven

Vein

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Vesicul

Seminal vesicle

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Viscer

Internal organ