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Flashcards in UNIT 11 - The Skin - COMBINING FORMS Deck (22):
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- motor -

moving, action, set in motion

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acanth/o

spiny

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aden/o

gland

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aesthesi/o

sensation

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cutane/o

skin

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cyt/o

cell

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dermat/o

skin

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epitheli/o

epithelium

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hidr/o

sweat, perspiration

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ichthy/o

fish like, dry, scaly

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kerat/o

epidermis, cornea

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keratin/o

keratin (a protein present in skin, hair and nails)

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lith - 

stones

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melan/o

black/melanine

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myc/o

fungus

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onych/o

nail

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phyt(e)/o

plant (fungus)

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pil/o

hair

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schiz/o

split, cleft

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seb/o

sebum, sebaceous gland

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squam/o

scaly

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trich/o

hair

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