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Word roots p. 17-18

Kendall Demirjian

cry cold
cryst crystal
gen cause, birth, produce, race
phil love, loving
scop look at, view, examine
therap treatment
-ic like, related to
-ics science, related to, system
-ine like, related to
-ize to make, to act
-y state of, quality, act; body, group
dactyl finger, toe
glyph carve
gram write, written
pter wing, feather
scop look at, view, examine
zyg paired
-logy study of, science
cryophilic capable of living at low temperatures
crystalline of the nature of crystals
cryscopy the science of dealing with the determination of the freezing points of liquids
crystallize cause to form crystals
cryogenics the science that deals with the production of extremely low temperatures (physics)
cryotherapy therapeutic use of cold
dactylology the science of communicating by using hand signs; sign language
zygodactyl having toes arranged two in front and two behind
dactylogram a fingerprint
dactylioglyph the inspection of the engraver's name on a finger ring or gem
pterodactyl winged fingered, prehistoric flying reptile
dactyloscopy examination of fingerprints for purposes of identification
Created by: kendallanne