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Chapter 1 & 5 : Anatomy and Physiology prefixes/affixes

append to hang something
cardi heart
cerebr brain
cran helmet
dors back
homeo same
logy the study of
meta change
nas nose
orb circle
pariet wall
pelv basin
peri around
pleur rib
stasis standing still
super above
tomy cutting
adip fat
chondr cartilage
cyte cell
epi upon, after, in addition
glia glue
hist web, tissue
hyal resemblance of glass
inter among, between
macr large
neur nerve
os bone
phag to eat
pseud false
squam scale
strat layer
stria groove
Created by: wendy_walker21