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Flashcards in Unit 2: Word Roots Deck (22):
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Chrom/o

Color

2

Cyt/o

Cell

3

Epitheli/o

Epithelium

4

Fibr/o

Fibrous

5

Hist/o

Tissue

6

Lip/o

Fat

7

My/o

Muscle

8

Neur/o

Nerve

9

Organ/o

Organ

10

Viscer/o

Internal Organ

11

Anter/o

Front

12

Caud/o

Tail or Downward

13

Cephal/o

Head or Upward

14

Dist/o

Away the point of origin

15

Dors/o

Back

16

Infer/o

Below

17

Later/o

Side

18

Medi/o

Middle

19

Poster/o

Back or Behind

20

Proxim/o

Near the point of origin

21

Super/o

Above

22

Ventr/o

Front or Belly