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Flashcards in The Eye - Root Words Deck (42):
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ambly/o

dull

2

anis/o

unequal

3

blephar/o

eyelid

4

choroid/o

choroid

5

conjunctiv/o

to join together, conjunctiva

6

cor/o

pupil

7

corne/o

cornea

8

cry/o

cold

9

cycl/o

ciliary body

10

dacry/o

tear, lacrimal duct, tear duct

11

dipl/o

double

12

foc/o

focus

13

goni/o

angle

14

irid/o

iris

15

kerat/o

cornea

16

lacrim/o

tear, lacrimal duct, tear duct

17

lent/o

lens

18

metr/o

measure

19

mi/o

less, small

20

ocul/o

eye

21

ophthalm/o

eye

22

opt/o

eye

23

orth/o

straight

24

phac/o

lens

25

phak/o

lentil, lens

26

phot/o

light

27

presby/o

old

28

pupill/o

pupil

29

rad/i

radiating out from a center

30

retin/o

retina

31

stigmat/o

point

32

ton/o

tone, tension

33

trich/o

hair

34

trop/o

turn

35

uve/o

uvea

36

xen/o

foreign material

37

xer/o

dry

38

enucleat

to remove the kernel of

39

mydriat

dilation, widen

40

nyctal

night

41

emulsificat

disintegrate

42

strabism

a squinting