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Flashcards in UNIT 10 - The Ear - COMBINING FORMS Deck (22):
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audi/o

hearing

2

aur/i

ear

3

auricul/o

pinna ear flap

4

cochle/o

cochlea

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electr/o

electrical

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incud/o

incus (an ear ossicle)

7

labyrinth

labyrinth (of inner ear)

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laryng/o

larynx, voice box

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malle/o

malleus (an ear ossicle)

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mastoid/o

mastoid process or mastoid bone

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myc/o

fungus

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myring/o

ear membrane (drum)

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ossicul/o

ossicle

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ot/o

ear

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pharyng/o

pharynx, throat

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py/o

pus

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rhin/o

nose

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salping/o

Eustachian/auditory tube

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stapedi/o

stapes (an ear ossicle)

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ten/o

tendon

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tympan/o

ear drum, middle ear

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vestibul/o

vestibular apparatus (of inner ear)

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