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Flashcards in Verbal Roots and Combining Forms Deck (24):
1

audi/o-

hearing

2

bio-

life

3

caus-, caut-

burn

4

-clas-, -clast

break

5

duct-

lead

6

-ectas-

dilate

7

-edem-

swelling

8

-esthes-

sensation

9

gen/o-

producing

10

-iatr/o-

treatment

11

kin/e-, kin/o-

movement

12

-lysis, -lys/o-, -lytic

breaking down

13

-morph/o-

form, structure, shape

14

-op/ia, -ops/ia, -opsy

vision

15

-path-, -pathy

disease

16

-phage, phag/o-

eating

17

-phas-

speech

18

-phil

affinity, love for

19

-plegia

paralysis

20

-poiesis

formation, production

21

schist/o-, schiz/o-

split, cleft, division

22

spasm/o-

spasm

23

-stasis

standing still, stoppage

24

troph/o-

nourishment, food