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Flashcards in Supplement: Word roots, Integumentary System Deck (36):
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aut/o

self

2

bi/o

life

3

coccus (plural cocci)

berry shaped (form of bacterium)

4

coni/o

dust

5

crypt/o

hidden

6

cutane/o

skin

7

derm/o, dermat/o

skin

8

ectomy

excision or surgical removal

9

epi

on, upon, over

10

heter/o

other

11

hidr/o

sweat

12

ia

diseased or abnormal state, condition of

13

intra

within

14

itis

inflammation

15

kerat/o

horny tissue, hard

16

malacia

softening

17

myc/o

fungus

18

necr/o

death (cells, body)

19

onych/o

nail

20

opsy

view of, viewing

21

pachy/o

thick

22

para

beside, beyond, around, abnormal

23

per

through

24

phagia

eating or swallowing

25

plasty

surgical repair

26

rhytid/o

wrinkles

27

rrhea

flow, discharge

28

seb/o

sebum (oil)

29

staphyl/o

grapelike clusters

30

strept/o

twisted chains

31

sub

under, below

32

tome

instrument used to cut

33

trans

through, across, beyond

34

trich/o

hair

35

ungu/o

nail

36

xer/o

dry

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