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Flashcards in The Ear - CF Deck (50):
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audit/o-

the sense of hearing

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audi/o-

the sense of hearing

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acous/o-

hearing; sound

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aur/i-

ear

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auricul/o-

ear

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ot/o-

ear

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cochle/o-

cochlea (of the inner ear)

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extern/o-

outside

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incud/o-

incus (anvil-shaped bone)

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labyrinth/o-

labyrinth (of the inner ear)

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malle/o-

malleus (hammer-shaped bone)

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mast/o-

breast; mastoid process

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mastoid/o-

mastoid process

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ossicul/o-

ossicle (little bone)

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ossic/o-

bone

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circul/o-

circle

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staped/o-

stapes (stirrup-shaped bone)

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tympan/o-

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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myring/o-

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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vestibul/o-

vestibule (entrance)

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ethm/o-

sieve

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front/o-

front

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maxill/o-

maxilla (upper jaw)

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sinus/o-

sinus

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nas/o-

nose

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sphen/o-

wedge shape

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mucos/o-

mucous membrane

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cav/o-

hollow space

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rhin/o-

nose

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dors/o-

back; dorsum

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sept/o-

septum (dividing wall)

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turbin/o-

scroll-like structure; turbinate

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super/o-

above

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infer/o-

below

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palat/o-

palate

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ment/o-

mind; chin

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or/o-

mouth

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bucc/o-

cheek

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labi/o-

lip; labrum

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cheil/o-

lip

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tempor/o-

temple (side of the head)

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mandibul/o-

mandible (lower jaw)

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gloss/o-

tongue

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lingu/o-

tongue

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aden/o-

gland

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adenoid/o-

adenoids

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pharyng/o-

pharynx (throat

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tonsil/o-

tonsil

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laryng/o-

larynx (voice box)

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voc/o-

voice