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Flashcards in Special Senses Deck (39):
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Ambly/o

Dull, dim

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Aque/o

Water

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Audi/o

Hearing

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Blast/o

Embryonic cell

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Blephar/o

Eyelid

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Choroid/o

Choroid

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Chrom/o

Color

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Conjunctiv/o

Conjunctiva

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Core/o

Pupil

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Coren/o

Cornea

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Cycl/o

Ciliary body of the eye; circular; cycle

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Dacry/o

tear; lacrimal apparatus (duct, sac, or gland)

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Dacryocyst/o

lacrimal sac

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Glauc/o

Grey

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Goni/o

Angle

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Irid/o

Iris

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Kerat/o

Horney tissue, hard, cornea

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Labyrinth/o

labyrinth (inner ear)

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Lacrim/o

Tear, lacrimal apparatus (duct, sac, or gland)

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Mastoid/o

Mastoid process

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Myc/o

Fungus (fungi)

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Myring/o

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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Ocul/o

Eye

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Opthalm/o

Eye

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Opt/o

Eye, vision

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Optic/o

Eye, vision

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Ot/o

Ear

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Phac/o

Lens

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Phot/o

Light

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Presby/o

Old age

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Pupill/o

Pupil

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Py/o

Pus

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Retin/o

Retina

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Salping/o

Tube (usually fallopian or eustachian)

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Scler/o

Hardening, sclera (white of the eye)

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Scot/o

Darkness

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Staped/o

Stapes

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Tympan/o

Tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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Vitr/o

Vitreous body (or eye)